Search - List of Books by Charles Marowitz

Charles Marowitz (born 1934) is an American critic, theatre director, and playwright who has been a regular columnist on Swans Commentary -- a cultural-political bi-weekly...since 2004 ("Biography", Marowitz Theatre; "Commentary", Swans.com). He is perhaps best known for being "a close collaborator with Peter Brook at the Royal Shakespeare Company" and for founding and directing The Open Space Theatre, both in London ("Biography").

He is also the co-founder of Encore Magazine, published between 1954 and 1965, and co-editor of The Encore Reader: A Chronicle of the New Drama (1965). He has been a regular contributor to publications such as The New York Times, The Times (London), TheaterWeek, and American Theatre and was the lead critic on the Los Angeles Herald-Examiner until its cessation ("Biography").

He is also the author of Murdering Marlowe, about an imagined rivalry between William Shakespeare and Christopher Marlowe, which was selected as a finalist for the GLAAD Media Awards of 2002 ("Biography"), and of the 1987 Broadway play Sherlock's Last Case starring Frank Langella.

His free translations of Shakespeare have been collected in The Marowitz Shakespeare.

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Total Books: 46
The Sounds of Music Early Recording Artists
2008 - The Sounds of Music Early Recording Artists (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780982054048
ISBN-10: 0982054041
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Silent Partners
2006 - Silent Partners (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780822222620
ISBN-10: 0822222620
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Other Way An Alternative Approach to Acting and Directing
2006 - The Other Way an Alternative Approach to Acting and Directing [The Applause acting series] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781557833037
ISBN-10: 1557833036
Genres: Arts & Photography, Humor & Entertainment
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Murdering Marlowe
2005 - Murdering Marlowe (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780822220343
ISBN-10: 0822220342
Genre: Arts & Photography
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How to Stage a Play Make a Fortune Win a Tony and Become a Theatrical Icon
The Other Chekhov  A Biography of Michael Chekhov the Legendary Actor Director and Theorist
Roar of the Canon
2002 - Roar of the Canon (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781557834744
ISBN-10: 1557834741
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Directing the Action  Acting and Directing in the Contemporary Theatre
2000 - Directing the Action Acting and Directing in the Contemporary Theatre [Applause Acting Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781557830722
ISBN-10: 155783072X
Genres: Arts & Photography, Humor & Entertainment
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Recycling Shakespeare
2000 - Recycling Shakespeare [Applause Acting Series] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781557830937
ISBN-10: 1557830932
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Alarums and Excursions Our Theatres in the 90s
2000 - Alarums and Excursions Our Theatres in the 90s [Applause Critics Circle] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781557832610
ISBN-10: 1557832617
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Recycling Shakespeare
2000 - Recycling Shakespeare [Applause Acting Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781557830944
ISBN-10: 1557830940
Genres: Arts & Photography, Literature & Fiction
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Clever Dick
1998 - Clever Dick (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780822202165
ISBN-10: 0822202166
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Sherlock's Last Case
1998 - Sherlock's Last Case (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780822210214
ISBN-10: 0822210215
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Exit the King the Killer and Macbett Three Plays by Eugene Ionesco
1994 - Exit the King the Killer and Macbett Three Plays By Eugene Ionesco (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780802151100
ISBN-10: 0802151108
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Burnt Bridges A Souvenir of the Singing Sixties and Beyond
1992 - Burnt Bridges a Souvenir of the Singing Sixties and Beyond (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780340496596
ISBN-10: 0340496592
Genre: History
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The Marowitz Shakespeare Adaptations and Collages of Hamlet Macbeth the Taming of the Shrew Measure for Measure and the Merchant of Venice
Prospero's Staff Acting  Directing
1988 - Prospero's Staff Acting Directing [Indiana studies in theatre & drama] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780714528762
ISBN-10: 0714528765
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Potboilers Sherlock's Last Case/Ah Sweet Mystery of Life/Clever Dick
Act of Being
1978 - Act of Being (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780436273261
ISBN-10: 0436273268
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The act of being Towards a theory of acting
1978 - The Act of Being Towards a Theory of Acting (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780800800154
ISBN-10: 080080015X
Genres: Arts & Photography, Reference
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Artaud at Rodez
1977 - Artaud at Rodez (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780714526317
ISBN-10: 0714526312
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Open Space Plays [Penguin plays] (Paperback)
A Macbeth [Playscripts] (Hardcover)
The Shrew [Playscript] (Paperback)
Hedda [Aschehougs litteraturverksted - Norwegian Edition] (Other)