Category: Performing Arts


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Farmhouse Fiddlers : Music and Dance Traditions in the Rural Midwest

By: Martin, Philip; Illustrated by Lewis Koch

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Midwest Traditions: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20849

ISBN: 1883953065

Condition: Near Fine

128 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Large oblong softcover, 128 glossy pages, 84 high-quality historical b/w photos with captions. ; Photos by Lewis Koch. ; This fascinating book focuses not just on fiddlers but all kinds of old-time rural music makers including hammered dulcimer, accordion, cello, even banjo players, plus there are wonderful vintage photos of barn raisings, weddings, threshing parties, etc, from 1870s to 1920s. ; No defects. Appears unused. View more info

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Zori Zdes Tikhie, Opera V 2 Chastix : The Dawns Here Are Quiet, Souvenir Program, Russian Language

By: Molchanov, Kirill, and Boris Vasilyev

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bolshoi Theatre: 1975

Seller ID: 19029

Condition: Very Good

24 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; RUSSIAN text throughout. Green softcover booklet, 24 glossy pages including covers, 10 b/w illustrations, b/w photo of Molchanov. ; This is a program from the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow for a performance of Zori Zdes Tikhie, an opera in 2 acts, based on novel of same name. English title: The Dawns Here Are Quiet. Program states: libretto by Kirill Molchanov, based on book by Boris Vasilyev. ; Small thumb creases, two light creases to rear ... View more info

Pioneer Troubadour, Official Publication of the Pioneer District SPEBSQSA Inc : Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barber Shop Quartet Singing in America

By: Morris, Roger O. Sr.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Pioneer Troubadour: 1971

Seller ID: 12138

Condition: Very Good

4to (11") 28 cm; Men's Barbershop Singing in Michigan and in the US. ; 1) Pioneer Troubadour Oct 1971. 2) Pioneer Troubadour Aug 1976. 3) The Pitch-Pipe, Grosse Pointe Chapter, 1976. 4) numerous clippings and flyers from 1968 to 1976. ; Light wear. No marks or tears. One item has original addresslabel. View more info

Hello, Stranger : An Original Musical Comedy in Two Acts

By: Pooler, James Silas, and Joseph Kreklow

Price: $45.00

Publisher: University of Detroit Union: 1930

Seller ID: 20575

Condition: Very Good

32 pages; 4to (10") 27 cm; Softcover booklet, front illustration in black and red, 32 glossy pages, cast list, personnel list, patrons list, scene list, song list, 17 b/w photos including 3 with actor in blackface and 2 with actors in drag. ; All-male University of Detroit's fourth production and first opera, 1930. Biographical essay on Frank Potts, chairman of the Union, by Charles J. Fellrath. Cast bios by Bayard Kurth and Tom Polley. Many illustratd displayads inc... View more info

Hair, the Film, the Fotonovel : Original Photo Novel of the 1979 Smash Hit Movie Hair

By: Ragni, Gerome, with James Rado and Galt MacDermot

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fotonovel Publications: 1979

Seller ID: 20158

Condition: Very Good+

180 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Paperback, 180 unnumbered glossy pages, over 300 full-color still photos from the film, with complete dialogue and lyrics to all the songs. ; Price inked out on front cover. Very light spine crease. Otherwise only a touch of wear. Scarce. View more info

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100 Jahre Kabarett : Im Markischen Museum Berlin, Januar - Marz 1982

By: Rosler, Walter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ministerium fur Kulture der DDR: 1982

Seller ID: 13804

Condition: Near Fine in Fair dust jacket

120 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Softcover with jacket. GERMAN text throughout. Over 180 photos and illustrations, including posters, caricatures, cartoons, cast photos, sheet music, actor portraits, etc, of which 32 are in full color, all with captions. Jacket front features famous poster by Toulouse-Lautrec. ; 100 Years of Cabaret, tie-in with museum exhibit. Text by Walter Rösler. Pictures selected by Rudolf Hösch and Walter Rösler. Graphic design by Günter Henke... View more info

Close Encounters of the Third Kind Official Poster Monthly : We Are Not Alone (Issues 1-3, 1977)

By: Rowley, Chris

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Paradise Press: 1977

Seller ID: 20383

Condition: Very Good+

4to (11") 28 cm; Beautiful color glossy production. Folded, as issued, opens out to show articles on one side, large stunning poster on other side. ; Edited by Chris Rowley. Copyright 1977 by Columbia Pictures. Published by Paradise Press. ; Lotincludes: Issue 1, Mothership. Issue 2, Mothership and Landing Zone. Issue 3. Mothership Closeup. ; Minor edgewear only. View more info

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Playbill, Volume 96, Number 6, June 1996 : A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (Signed by Nathan Lane)

By: Samelson, Judy, with Nathan Lane

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Playbill: 1996

Seller ID: 16583

Condition: Near Fine

64 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; White and yellow softcover booklet, 64 glossy pages, several feature articles, car ads, etc. Front cover SIGNED by Nathan Lane in indelible ink in a large hand. ; Yes, this is an original Broadway programme from the St James Theatre in New York City for Stephen Sondheim's comedy masterpiece, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, 1996 revival. Includes small b/w photos of every member of cast. ; No defects. No marks apart from aut... View more info

Nicholas and Alexandra : Souvenir Film Program, 1971

By: Spiegel, Sam

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Columbia Pictures Publications: 1971

Seller ID: 20211

Condition: Near Fine

24 pages; Folio (13.5") 35 cm; Very tall softcover, fold-and-staple binding, 24 glossy pages plus stiff covers, detailed text, complete list of cast and crew, 33 b/w and 29 color photos. ; Stunning program for magnificent British film epic "Nicholas and Alexandra," recounting final days of Russian empire, assassinations of Stolypin and Rasputin, brief people's government, rise of Lenin and end of royal family. All star cast including Michael Jayston, Janet Su... View more info

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75 Tricks with a Stripper Deck : Easy to Do, Requires No Skill, 2nd Edition, Completely Revised, New Original Effects, New Tips

By: Stevenson, Alwyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wizard Books: 1962

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 16369

Condition: Very Good+

40 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Green softcover booklet, 40 pages, introduction and sample patter, 5 b/w line illustrations, 75 specific tricks described. ; Copyright 1957. This is 2nd edition, completely revised, 1962. Tricks for use with a stripper, or tapered deck of cards, in which one end of the deck is narrower than other. ; Book covers show a few small spots. No other marks, no writing, no rips or tears. Binding intact. Scarce. ; 2 items laid in: 1) Royal Magic Mu... View more info

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Denison's Darktown Minstrel, First Part : A Complete Routine for the Circle

By: Stratton, Wade

Price: $64.00

Publisher: T. S. Denison & Company: 1922

Seller ID: 20196

Condition: Very Good

32 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Small gray and yellow softcover, fold-and-staple binding, 32 pages, lyrics (no tunes) for 12 songs, interspersed with comical banter, to be performed by blackface chorus, four soloists and six endmen. Also includes b/w diagram of stage setup, 9 small b/w poster designs with retailprices, 15 small b/w illustrations of blackface characters, list of 12 other publications in series. ; Warning: offensive premise and occasional use of N-word. ; F... View more info

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Szigeti on the Violin

By: Szigeti, Joseph

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Frederick A. Praeger: 1970

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 20880

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

234 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, blue cloth, [xii] + 234 pages, index, b/w glossy frontispiece portrait of author, hundreds of musical examples in text. ; Originally published in UK 1969. This is 1st US edition, 1970. Topics include: The author's experiences. Beethoven concerto. Recital. Competition. Virtuosi. String players in orchestras. Tone colour. Open left hand. Fingered octaves. Bach. Tempo distortion. Vibrato. Reprise de l'archet. Bowing mastery. More... View more info

Three Stooges Collector Series 4-Pack DVD Boxed Set : Kings of Laughter ; Lost Comedy Treasures ; Simply Hilarious ; Swing Parade and Jerks of all Trades

By: Three Stooges

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Good Times Home Video Corporation: 2000

Seller ID: 20324

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket

DVD; Set of four DVDs in slipcase. Three disks, each about one hour in length, and one disk about an hour and a half. Mono, b/w, NTSC, standard aspect ratio. ; Isbn for set: 0766204855. Total run time 4 hours 21 minutes. ; Alll disks are pristine, all four cases are in fine condition with original cover art. Slipcase is worn, with corner dings, but overall intact. View more info

Lord of the Rings, the : (1978 Animated Feature Film) VHS Movie

By: Tolkien, J. R. R., with Ralph Bakshi

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Warner Brothers Home Video: 2001

Seller ID: 3622

ISBN: 0790762536

; Video Tape; Rare VHS video cassette, NTSC (Region 1) encoded for North America. ; Voice talent includes John Hurt, William Squire, Christopher Guard. 133 minutes. ; Classic animated film tells stories of Fellowship of Ring and Two Towers. Film produced 1978. This video released 2001. ; Clamshell case slightly crunched at two corners but opens and closes solidly. Tape in perfect working order. View more info

Enterprise Incidents : The Magazine with an Imagination (Star Trek 1979-1984)

By: Van Hise, James

Price: $50.00

Publisher: James Van Hise: 1979

Seller ID: 20382

Condition: Near Fine

4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, magazine format, color glossy covers, tons of b/w photos and illustrations. ; Star Trek fan fiction, fan art (some nudes) episode deconstructions, interviews with cast and crew, much more. ; Thislot includes: 1) Number 7, Nov 1979, 80 pages. 2) Number 8, 96 pgs. 3) Number 12, 1983, 76p. 4) Number 14, Feb 1984, 66p. 5) Number 15, March 1984, 66p. 6) Number 17, May 1984, 66p. 7) Special Collector's Edition Number 3 (Reprint of 5) 40p. 8... View more info

Lawrence of Arabia, Original Souvenir Movie Programme : Columbia Pictures Presents the Sam Spiegel and David Lean Production

By: Woolfenden, John R, with Henry Wolf; Illustrated by Mark Kauffman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Richard Davis: 1962

Seller ID: 20501

Condition: Very Good+

36 pages; Folio (12.75") 33 cm; Very tall softcover, 12.75 inches, 33 cm, 36 pages, main text in 2 columns, bibliography, chronology, complete list of credits, bios of principal cast and crew, 15 b/w photos and illustrations including 2 small maps, 6 stunning full-color photos including 2 panoramic foldouts. ; Magnificent programme for magnificent Super-Panavision epic masterpiece biopic of Colonel T. E. Lawrence, British army hero of World War 1 and scholar of Arab ... View more info