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Books to Purchase

All books will be available for sale at the University Bookstore, located in the basement of the University Center. A bookstore salesperson will direct you to the Pre-College Drama bookshelf area if you have trouble finding the books. The bookstore will be open on Saturday and Sunday June 28-29, hours TBD. Students may also choose to purchase text books from another bookstore or online vendor.


ALL STUDENTS need to have copies of the following books for Dramatic Literature:

Check back in May for updates. 

ACTING and MUSICAL THEATER students will also need (for the Audition class):

Audition By Michael Shurtleff for Audition class.
Publisher: Bantam; Reissue edition (December 2, 1979)
ISBN-10: 0553272950
ISBN-13: 978-0553272956


Acting students will also need (for the Styles class):

Shakespeare’s Words by David Crystal and Ben Crystal for Styles class.
Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics); New Ed edition (December 31, 2002)
ISBN-10: 0140291172
ISBN-13: 978-0140291179


Design/Technical students will need:

Check back in May for Updates!


Design/Technical students MAY wish to purchase

Drafting for the Theatre by Dennis Dorn & Mark Shanda ISBN 0809315084


Some individual instructors may also be requiring inexpensive books for their sections.  Estimated Total Cost of Textbooks: $100

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