Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne, a new play by Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be ...

Author: Jack Thorne

Publisher: THORNDIKE Press

ISBN: 1410496201

Category: Good and evil

Page: 407

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"Thorndike Press large print the literacy bridge."
Categories: Good and evil

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two Playscript

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child  Parts One and Two Playscript

Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, a new play by Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be ...

Author: J. K. Rowling

Publisher: Turtleback Books

ISBN: 0606406867

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 336

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Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, a new play by Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on sta
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2018

The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2018

The Bazaar of Bad Dreams: Stories, Stephen King Children's and Young Adult Hardcover 1. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts 1 & 2, Special Rehearsal Edition Script, J. K. Rowling and Jack Thorne 2. Double Down (Diary of a Wimpy Kid ...

Author: Sarah Janssen

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781600572128

Category: Reference

Page: 1008

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The 150th Anniversary special edition of the best-selling reference book of all time! The ebook format allows curious readers to keep millions of searchable facts at their fingertips. The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold. Since 1868, this compendium of information has been the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. The 150th anniversary edition celebrates its illustrious history while keeping an eye on the future. Praised as a "treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and educational statistics and information" by The Wall Street Journal, The World Almanac and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia needs—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and much more. Features include: 150 Years of The World Almanac: A special feature celebrating The World Almanac's historic run includes highlights from its distinguished past and some old-fashioned "facts," illustrating how its defining mission has changed with the times. Historical Anniversaries: The World Almanac's recurring feature expands to incorporate milestone events and cultural touchstones dating to the book's founding year, from the impeachment of President Andrew Johnson to the publication of Little Women. World Almanac Editors' Picks: Greatest Single-Season Performances: In light of Russell Westbrook's unprecedented 42 regular-season triple-doubles, The World Almanac takes a look back at athletes' best single-season runs. Statistical Spotlight: A popular new feature highlights statistics relevant to the biggest stories of the year. These data visualizations provide important context and new perspectives to give readers a fresh angle on important issues. The Obama Presidency: A year after Barack Obama’s second term came to a close, The World Almanac reviews the accomplishments, missteps, and legacy of the 44th president. The World at a Glance: This annual feature of The World Almanac provides a quick look at the surprising stats and curious facts that define the changing world. Other New Highlights: A biography of the 45th president and profile of the Trump administration; 2016 election results; and statistics on crime, health care, overdose deaths, shootings, terrorism, and much more. The Year in Review: The World Almanac takes a look back at 2017 while providing all the information you'll need in 2018. 2017—Top 10 News Topics: The editors of The World Almanac list the top stories that held the world's attention in 2017. 2017—Year in Sports: Hundreds of pages of trivia and statistics that are essential for any sports fan, featuring a preview of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, complete coverage of the 2017 World Series, new tables of NBA, NHL, and NCAA statistics, and much more. 2017—Year in Pictures: Striking full-color images from around the world in 2017. 2017—Offbeat News Stories: The World Almanac editors found some of the quirkiest news stories of the year, from the king who secretly worked as an airline pilot for decades to the state that's auctioning off its governor's mansion. World Almanac Editors' Picks: Time Capsule: The World Almanac lists the items that most came to symbolize the year 2017, from news and sports to pop culture.
Categories: Reference

I Wanna Wrock

I Wanna Wrock

The World of Harry Potter-Inspired "Wizard Rock" and Its Fandom Paul A. Thomas. Olaveson, Tim. “Collective Effervescence and Communitas: Processual ... Harry Potter and the Cursed ChildParts 1 and 2, Special Rehearsal Edition Script.

Author: Paul A. Thomas

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 9781476673035

Category: Music

Page: 258

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“Wizard rock”—music based on the Harry Potter series by J. K. Rowling—is an idiosyncratic subgenre, with band names like Harry and the Potters, Draco and the Malfoys and The Whomping Willows. Drawing on input from insiders and fans, and interviews with more than a dozen wizard rockers, this book explores the history and aesthetics of the movement. An appendix lists dozens of popular bands, members and discographies: a must-have for fandom scholars and wizard rock devotees alike.
Categories: Music

Fan Phenomena Harry Potter

Fan Phenomena  Harry Potter

... are becoming more and more recognized and accepted, Cursed Child does the queer community an injustice by leaving them out completely, even to the point of deleting a line from the rehearsal edition. Each version of Part 1: Act 2, ...

Author: Valerie Estelle Frankel

Publisher: Intellect Books

ISBN: 9781789380712

Category: Art

Page:

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Nineteen years later . . . Even as a new generation embraces the Harry Potter novels for the first time, J.K. Rowling’s world is expanding with Fantastic Beasts, Cursed Child and Pottermore. There are new mobile games, new toys and, of course, the theme parks. Meanwhile, Quidditch and the Harry Potter Alliance stretch from college to college, inspiring each generation. Fans have adapted the series into roleplaying games, parodies, musicals, films, dances, art and published fiction like Tommy Taylor or Carry On. They are also scrambling Potter with new franchises: Game of Thrones, Hunger Games, Percy Jackson, Hamilton. What else is this new generation discovering about loving Potter? Which are the best conventions, the best fanfiction and wizard rock? And, how has Potter aged and what does it still have to teach us? Fan Phenomena: Harry Potter offers Potter fans a taste of the best the fandom has to offer.
Categories: Art

J K Rowling A Bibliography

J K  Rowling  A Bibliography

CURSED. CHILD. B22(a). First. English. edition. (hardback). (2016). [illustration of a child in a nest with bird's wings above the nest, 38 by 30mm] | HARRY | POTTER | AND THE |CURSED CHILD | [illustration of a twig] | PARTS ONE AND TWO ...

Author: Philip W. Errington

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781474297370

Category: Fiction

Page: 736

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This is the definitive bibliography of the writings of J. K. Rowling. In addition to bibliographical details of each edition of all her books, pamphlets and original contributions to published works, there is detailed information on the publishing history of her work, including fascinating extracts from correspondence, and information on Rowling at auction. This edition has been fully revised and updated to include over 50 new editions published since 2013, including the newly jacketed 2014 children's editions of the Harry Potter books as well as the 2015 illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. The works of Robert Galbraith are also included.
Categories: Fiction

Playwrights in Rehearsal

Playwrights in Rehearsal

Cole interviews and observes eight American playwrights in rehearsal to document what a playwright gives and receives from the actors and directors, as well as the dangers that can accompany a playwright's sitting in on the rehearsal ...

Author: Susan Letzler Cole

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 0415919703

Category: Drama

Page: 262

View: 493

After the solitary act of creating characters, plot, and dialogue, the playwright has to work in concert with directors, designers, and actors to bring the words to life on stage. Cole interviews and observes eight American playwrights in rehearsal to document what a playwright gives and receives from the actors and directors, as well as the dangers that can accompany a playwright's sitting in on the rehearsal process, with its fits, starts, and explorations. Includes bandw photos of each of the playwrights: Sam Shepard, David Rabe, Elizabeth Egloff, Suzan-Lori Parks, Tony Kushner, Arthur Miller, Maria Irene Fornes, and Jean-Claude van Itallie. Cole is director of the drama concentration at Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, CT. Annotation copyrighted by Book News Inc., Portland, OR
Categories: Drama

Directors in Rehearsal

Directors in Rehearsal

Chapters on Elizabeth LeCompte (Wooster Group), Richard Foreman, Robert Wilson, Peter Sellars, Lee Breuer, et al.

Author: Susan Letzler Cole

Publisher: Theatre Arts Books

ISBN: 0878300198

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 282

View: 809

Chapters on Elizabeth LeCompte (Wooster Group), Richard Foreman, Robert Wilson, Peter Sellars, Lee Breuer, et al.
Categories: Performing Arts

No Other Way To Tell It

No Other Way To Tell It

No Other Way to Tell It is an introductory book which defines the form, and reviews its history and development on British and American television.

Author: Derek Paget

Publisher: Manchester University Press

ISBN: 0719045339

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 260

View: 958

Drama documentary is a program category unique to television. Combining the factual approach of documentary with the entertainment values of drama, dramadoc/docudrama has featured in television schedules for over forty years, and has often been the focus of controversy. Questions are frequently asked about how the viewer is to judge between fact and fiction, and whether such programs invade individuals’ privacy. No Other Way to Tell It is an introductory book which defines the form, and reviews its history and development on British and American television. The people who make the programs--television producers, writers, actors and lawyers--give their views, and recent co-production work between Granada TV in Britain and Home Box Office in America is examined. Hostages, a co-production which was bitterly opposed by the British and American hostages released from captivity in Beirut at the beginning of the decade, is used to illustrate the changes that are now taking place within the medium.
Categories: Performing Arts

Six Characters in Search of an Author

Six Characters in Search of an Author

Luigi Pirandello is widely regarded as one of the foremost innovators in twentieth-century theatre.

Author: Luigi Pirandello

Publisher: Methuen Drama

ISBN: UOM:39015061141852

Category: Drama

Page: 184

View: 306

Luigi Pirandello is widely regarded as one of the foremost innovators in twentieth-century theatre. Six Characters in Search of an Author caused a riot when it was first produced in Rome in 1921 and was banned by the Lord Chamberlain from public performance in Britain until 1928. It remains today an extraordinary and fascinating play.
Categories: Drama