The Improvised Play: The Work of Mike Leigh by Paul Clements
An unnecessarily complicated but insightful look into the methods of a brilliant playwrite and filmmaker. You can own this out-of-print book at the low half.com price of $145.
Art by Committee by Charna Halpern
Although targeted to comedy, an invaluable resource for improv and performance arts based on the teachings and theories of the late Del Close.
Apparat: The Singles Collection Vol. 1 by Warren Ellis, Jacen Burrows, Laureen McCubbin, Carla Speed McNeil, Juan Jose Ryp
A collection of fantastic and weird tales - inspired by old time pulps - from a master comics writer with great art by some of the best artists around. A kick in the head to a medium with so much potential.
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