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The Act of Becoming: Actors Talk

By: Amal Allana (ed.)

Price: $69.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037672

ISBN: 9789381523988

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 348. View more info

Two Plays: Indian History Made Easy. Life of Bagala

By: Badal Sircar; translated, and with an introduction, By Subhendu Sircar

Price: $9.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030338

ISBN: 0198065493

Condition: New


Badal Sircar has written, acted in, directed, and produced some of the most influential and progressive plays of post-Independence India. The pioneer of an alternative people’s theatre movement in India––the ‘Third Theatre’––Sircar continues to work outside the conventional stage. This volume includes two of Sircar’s most important works: Indian History Made Easy (‘Sukhapathya Bharater Itihas’, first produced in 1976) and Life of Bagala (‘Bagalacharitmanas’, first produced in 1998). Indian History Made Easy is significant in forging a unique relationship between form a... View more info

Enchantment of the Mind: Manmohan Desai’s Films

By: Connie Haham; Foreword By Amitabh Bachchan

Price: $9.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Roli Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015092

ISBN: 8174364315

Condition: New


‘Anhonee ko honee karna hamara kaam hai’ (Making the impossible possible is our job). The line leading into the title song of the blockbuster Amar Akbar Anthony sums up the magic of Manmohan Desai, the master entertainer whose desire to please his public made his name synonymous with success during much of his career in popular Hindi Cinema from 1960 to 1988. In Enchantment of the Mind: Manmohan Desai’s Films, Connie Haham delves into the director’s works and analyses some of his cinematic signatures-speed, fun, adventure and delight, alongside a devotion to motherhood and a stance in ... View more info

Hollywood: The 100 Greatest Films

By: Derek O'Brien

Price: $6.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004247

ISBN: 0143031376

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 352. View more info

The Eight Darlings of Indian Aesthetics

By: Dr A.M. Upadhyay; Assisted By Bijal Haria; Foreword By Padmashri Dr Sunil Kothari

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Parampara Academy of Performing Arts: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037184

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 127. View more info

Dance Terminologies: Their Epigraphical Interpretations

By: Hema Govindarajan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Harman Publishing House: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012980

ISBN: 8185151784

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 207 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Performing Artistes in Ancient India (New Vistas in Indian Performing Arts Series: No. 4)

By: Iravati; Foreword By A.K. Narain

Price: $23.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027299

ISBN: 8124602077

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 311 with 40 b/w illustrations. View more info

The Films of Buddhadeb Dasgupta

By: John W. Hood

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009506

ISBN: 8125028021

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 237. View more info

Yaksagana

By: K. Shivarama Karanth; Foreword By H.Y. Sharada Prasad

Price: $10.70

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts in Association with Abhinav Publications: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027496

ISBN: 8170173574

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 252 with numerous colour plates. View more info

Performing Arts of Kerala

By: Mallika Sarabhai (ed.)

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026718

ISBN: 8185822204

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 188 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. Slightly rubbed dust-jacket. View more info

Speaking of Dance: The Indian Critique (New Vistas in Indian Performing Arts Series: No. 3)

By: Mandrakranta Bose

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027298

ISBN: 8124601720

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 156 with 17 colour and 8 b/w illustrations. View more info

Monk Dancers of Tibet

By: Matthieu Ricard; Translated By Charles Hastings

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Boston, USA, Shambhala: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012008

ISBN: 1570629749

Condition: New


In the midst of the devastation that has been wrought on their culture, the monk dancers in the Shechen monastery in Kathmandu, Nepal, are devoted to preserving the sacred dances central to the Tantric tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. The dances, which originated in India and flourished for centuries in Tibet, are teaching stories—each mask, costume, movement, and gesture has a specific significance and embodies the values of Buddhism. The dances are the monks' spiritual gift to the lay community. The origin of the sacred Buddhist dance, or cham, goes back to the ninth century, when Guru Pad... View more info

Dancing for Themselves: Folk, Tribal and Ritual Dance of India

By: Mohan Khokar

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Himalayan Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013472

ISBN: 8170020034

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 175 with colour and b/w plates. Slightly rubbed and scratched cover. View more info

Puppet Dance in India: Origin and Evolution

By: Nisith Chakravarti

Price: $12.10

Publisher: Kolkata, India, R.N. Bhattacharya: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013423

ISBN: 8187661321

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 32 with 20 colour plates. View more info

Women Centre Stage: The Dramatist and the Play

By: Polie Sengupta

Price: $10.95

Publisher: London, UK, Routledge: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030334

ISBN: 0415563143

Condition: New


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Indian Dances

By: Ram Avtar 'Vir' and Tara Ramaswamy

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Pankaj Publications: 1998

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 013047

ISBN: 8187155027

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 71 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Bollywood: Yesterday-Today-Tomorrow

By: Ramesh Dawar

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, UK, Indian Book Shelf: 2007

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 017580

ISBN: 1905863012

Condition: New


Printed pages: 143 alongwith numerous coloured and b/w photographs. View more info

India's Dances: Their History, Technique and Repertoire

By: Reginald Massey

Price: $11.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003218

ISBN: 8170174341

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 315 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

India's Dances: Their History, Technique and Repertoire

By: Reginald Massey

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013067

ISBN: 8170174341

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 315 with numerous colour and plates. View more info

Writing Identities: Folklore and Performative Arts of Purulia, Bengal

By: Roma Chatterji

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International in Association with Indira Gandhi Nation Centre for the Arts, New Delhi: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031815

ISBN: 8173053782

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 152 with 8 halftone illustrations. View more info

Star Dust: Vignettes from the Fringes of the Film Industry

By: Roopa Swaminathan

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010552

ISBN: 0143032437

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 232. View more info

The Concept of Rasa: With Special Reference to Abhinavagupta

By: S.C. Pande (ed.)

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International in Association with Indian Institute of Advanced Study: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031813

ISBN: 8173053847

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 288. View more info

A Modern Introduction to Indian Aesthetic Theory: The Development from Bharata to Jagannatha

By: S.S. Barlingay; Foreword By E.C.G. Sudarshan

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027294

ISBN: 8124603774

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 400. View more info

A Modern Introduction to Indian Aesthetic Theory: The Development from Bharata to Jagannatha

By: S.S. Barlingay; Foreword By E.C.G. Sudarshan

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027295

ISBN: 8124603782

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 400. View more info

Indian Puppets

By: Sampa Ghosh and Utpal K.Banerjee

Price: $275.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016363

ISBN: 817017435X

Condition: New


Printed pages: 494 alongwith numerous coloured photographs. View more info

Indian Dance: The Ultimate Medicine

By: Shanta Serbjeet Singh (ed.)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Ravi Kumar Publisher: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013422

ISBN: 8187330015

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 257 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Performing for Tourists: Redefining Performances, Performers and Audiences

By: Shiva Rijal

Price: $14.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031297

ISBN: 8124605432

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 203 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

New Directions in Indian Dance

By: Sunil Kothari (ed.)

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Marg Publications: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000569

ISBN: 8185026629

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 204 with numerous b/w and coloured illustrations. View more info

Kuchipudi: Indian Classical Dance Art

By: Sunil Kothari and Avinash Pasricha

Price: $56.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001900

ISBN: 8170173590

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 247 with colour and b/w illustrations throughout. View more info

The World of Koochipoodi Dance

By: Swapnasundari

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Gurgaon, India, Shubhi Publications: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007390

ISBN: 8182900220

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 188 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Sanskrit Play Production in Ancient India (Performing Arts Series: Vol. V)

By: Tarla Mehta; Farley P. Richmond (General Editor); Ashok Monga (Joint General Editor)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029440

ISBN: 8120810570

Condition: New


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