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Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Hello Spring: Theatre Books to Dive into this Season by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

Writers are writing and plans are being made for upcoming performances, and we are all looking forward to theatre slowly coming back to life all over the world. But wherever you are in the w…

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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Bookfilter’s February 2021 Picks of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. Mike Nichols: A Life By Mark Harris  $35, Penguin Press  Available on February 2, 2021  A Bright Ray o…

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 01:41AM
Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Bookfilter’s December 2020 Book of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. Jagged Little Pill  By Alanis Morissette, Diablo Cody, and the complete cast & crew  Photographs by…

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

2020 Holiday Book Guide for Theater Lovers by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

Your guide to the newest and best theater books of 2020. How to put this? The year 2020 was…not the best for theater lovers. Performances were shut down and live theatre was unavailable. Z…

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 01:31AM
Friday, October 23, 2020

Bookfilter’s October 2020 Pick of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. Broadway Baby By Russell Miller with Judith A. Proffer Illustrated by Yoko Matsuoka $24.95, Meteor 17 Boo…

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Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Bookfilter’s September 2020 Picks of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. This month, we’ve got two books to highlight: Eubie Blake: Rags, Rhythm, and Race By Richard Carlin &am…

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Bookfilter’s July 2020 Pick of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. Hamnet By Maggie O’Farrell $26.95, Knopf To read or not to read the latest novel by Maggie O’Farrell?…

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 12:37AM
Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Bookfilter’s Spring 2020 Theater Book Roundup by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

Your favorite source for theater news and features chooses the best theater books ready to take their bow. We miss live theater as much as you do! But during these difficult times, how beaut…

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 01:38AM
Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Bookfilter’s February 2020 Pick of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

Every month, BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. Dancing Man By Bob Avian With Tom Santopietro $28, University Press of Mississippi Out now H…

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 03:01PM
Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Bookfilter’s Winter 2020 Theater Book Roundup by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

Your favorite source for theater news and features chooses the best theater books ready to take their bow. In the winter, theater catches its breath. Schools all across the country did their…

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Monday, January 13, 2020

Bookfilter’s January Pick of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

Every month, BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. Soupy Twists! By Jem Roberts $24.95, Unbound Out now Name any entertainer you love, and chan…

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Monday, November 25, 2019

Bookfilter’s 2019 Holiday Book Guide for Theater Lovers by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

The savvy reader’s favorite website BookFilter.com chooses the best theater books ready to be wrapped with a bow, exclusively for Broadway Direct. Books are the perfect holiday gift for th…

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Monday, November 11, 2019

Bookfilter’s November Book of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

Every month, BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. The Contender: The Story of Marlon Brando By William J. Mann $35, Harper Out now The revolut…

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 07:34PM
Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Bookfilter’s October Book of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

Every month, BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. Jerome Robbins: By Himself Edited and with commentary by Amanda Vail $40, Knopf Published Oc…

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 06:57AM
Thursday, September 26, 2019

Bookfilter’s September Book of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

Every month, BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. Come From Away: Welcome to the Rock — An Inside Look at the Hit Musical Book, music, and l…

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 12:02PM
Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Bookfilter’s 2019 Fall Picks for Theater Lovers by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

The savvy reader’s favorite website BookFilter.com chooses the best theater books ready to take their bow, exclusively for Broadway Direct. Kids are coming back from their summers at theat…

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Monday, July 29, 2019

Bookfilter’s July Pick of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

Every month, BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. THE BLUE DOOR SERIES By Pamela Brown $12.95 each in paperback, Pushkin Children’s Books Th…

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 10:20AM
Monday, May 13, 2019

Bookfilter’s May Pick of the Month by Michael Giltz For Broadway Direct

Every month, BookFilter picks the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. On Streisand: An Opinionated Guide By Ethan Mordden $21.95, Oxford University Press Publishe…

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 10:45AM

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