National Theatre: All About Theatre
An exciting collaboration with the world-famous National Theatre which explores how plays are staged, from first idea to final curtain. Go backstage at the National Theatre and hear from experts on every aspect of stagecraft, from acting and directing to set building, costume design and prop-making. Focusing on famous National Theatre productions, like War Horse, and packed with interesting tricks of the trade and ideas to try at home, this is the definitive theatre book for anyone interested in theatre.
The National Theatre is dedicated to the constant revitalisation of the great traditions of the British stage. In its three theatres on the South Bank in London, it presents an eclectic mix of new plays and classics from the world repertoire, which reflect the diversity of the nation's culture.