Limelight Editions

year of pub­li­ca­ti­onISBNauthor(s)title
1984978-0-87910-000-1Aljean HarmetzThe Making of the Wizard of Oz: Movie Magic and Studio Power in the Prime of MGM--and the Miracle of Production#1060
2004978-0-87910-003-2Nat HentoffJazz Is
1995978-0-87910-004-9Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau · George Bird · Richard StokesThe Fischer-Dieskau Book of Lieder: The Original Texts of Over Seven Hundred and Fifty Songs
1984978-0-87910-011-7P. G. Wodehouse · Guy BoltonBring on the Girls!
  ''978-0-87910-021-6Dmitrii Dmitrievich Shostakovich · Solomon VolkovTestimony: The Memoirs of Dmitri Shostakovich
  ''978-0-87910-023-0William GoldmanTHE SEASON A Candid Look At Broadway
2004978-0-87910-025-4Jerome HinesGreat Singers on Great Singing: A Famous Opera Star Interviews 40 Famous Opera Singers on the Technique of Singing (Limelight)
1985978-0-87910-026-1S. Frederick StarrRed and hot: The fate of jazz in the Soviet Union, 1917-1980
1997978-0-87910-034-6Anthony HeilbutThe Gospel Sound: Good News and Bad Times - 25th Anniversary Edition (Hal Leonard Reference Books)
2004978-0-87910-036-0Harpo MarxHarpo Speaks! (Limelight)
1985978-0-87910-040-7Lanfranco RasponiThe Last Prima Donnas
  ''978-0-87910-042-1A.B. SpellmanFour Lives in the Bebop Business
  ''978-0-87910-047-6Brooks AtkinsonBroadway
1986978-0-87910-059-9Maxine MarxGrowing Up With Chico
2004978-0-87910-063-6Ian WhitcombAfter the Ball: Pop Music from Rag to Rock (Limelight)
1986978-0-87910-065-0James GoodeThe Making of the Misfits
2004978-0-87910-068-1Vera S. Kostrovitskaya100 Lessons in Classical Ballet: The Eight-Year Program of Leningrad's Vaganova Choreographic School (Limelight)
1987978-0-87910-069-8Sam ShepardRolling Thunder Logbook
2004978-0-87910-070-4Maurice ZolotowBilly Wilder in Hollywood (Limelight)
1987978-0-87910-071-1Herbert WeinstockRossini - A Biography
2004978-0-87910-073-5Jeffrey SweetSomething Wonderful Right Away: An Oral History of the Second City and the Compass Players
2004978-0-87910-078-0Mary Ellen Barrett · Irving BerlinIrving Berlin: A Daughter's Memoir
  ''978-0-87910-080-3Richard SchickelD.W. Griffith: An American Life (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-081-0Robert VaughnOnly Victims: A Study of Show Business Blacklisting
  ''978-0-87910-082-7R. Brendan HanlonThe New Tax Guide for Performers, Writers, Directors, Designers & Other Show Biz Folk (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-083-4Michael PenningtonHamlet - A User's Guide
2004978-0-87910-085-8Bruce AdolpheWhat to Listen for in the World
1997978-0-87910-086-5Robert TracyGoddess - Martha Graham's Dancers Remember: Hardcover
2004978-0-87910-087-2Stefan SharffThe Art of Looking in Hitchcock's Rear Window (Limelight)
1996978-0-87910-088-9Barbara IsenbergMaking It Big: The Diary of a Broadway Musical (Limelight)
2004978-0-87910-091-9Richard LaneSwashbuckling: A Step-by-Step Guide to the Art of Stage Combat & Theatrical Swordplay (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-092-6Albert BermelA Dozen French Farces: Medieval to Modern
  ''978-0-87910-095-7Tom JonesMaking Musicals: An Informal Introduction to the World of Musical Theater
  ''978-0-87910-099-5Jerome HinesThe Four Voices of Man (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-103-9Donald C. FarberProducing Theatre: A Comprehensive Legal and Business Guide (Limelight)
2008978-0-87910-105-3Tom PrideauxLove or Nothing: The Life and Times of Ellen Terry (Limelight)
2004978-0-87910-106-0Cynthia LindsayDear Boris: The Life of William Henry Pratt a.k.a. Boris Karloff
2004978-0-87910-107-7Donald C. FarberProducing, Financing, and Distributing Film: A Comprehensive Legal and Business Guide (Limelight)
1992978-0-87910-108-4Paul A. Baumgarten · Donald C. Farber · Mark FleischerProducing, Financing and Distributing Film
2004978-0-87910-109-1Benny GreenA Hymn to Him: The Lyrics of Alan Jay Lerner
1988978-0-87910-111-4Michael Frederick GreenThe Art of Coarse Acting
1986978-0-87910-113-8Arthur and Alexander Siloti FriedheimRemembering Franz Liszt: Life and Liszt AND My Memories of Liszt
2004978-0-87910-114-5Donald C. FarberFrom Option to Opening: A Guide to Producing Plays Off-Broadway
1988978-0-87910-115-2Ian WhitcombIrving Berlin and Ragtime America
2004978-0-87910-116-9Tom DardisSome Time in the Sun: The Hollywood Years of F. Scott Fitzgerald, William Faulkner, Nathanael West, Aldous Huxley and James Agee
  ''978-0-87910-118-3Anita O'Day · George EellsHigh Times Hard Times
  ''978-0-87910-119-0Basil RathboneIn and Out of Character
1989978-0-87910-122-0Judith KoganNothing but the Best: The Struggle for Perfection at the Juilliard School
2004978-0-87910-126-8David HaysLight on the Subject: Stage Lighting for Directors & Actors: And the Rest of Us (Limelight)
1989978-0-87910-128-2Linda DahlStormy Weather: The Music and Lives of a Century of Jazz Women
1990978-0-87910-133-6Flaminio ScalaScenarios of the Commedia Dell'Arte: Flaminio Scala's Il Teatro Delle Favole Rappresentative (English and Italian Edition)
  ''978-0-87910-134-3William GaskillA Sense of Direction
2004978-0-87910-135-0Patricia BosworthMontgomery Clift: A Biography
  ''978-0-87910-136-7Joseph Stein · Jerry Bock · Sheldon HarnickFiddler on the Roof: Based on Sholom Aleichem's Stories
2004978-0-87910-137-4Stephen CitronSongwriting: A Complete Guide to the Craft
1990978-0-87910-139-8Anthony SlideThe American Film Industry: A Historical Dictionary
  ''978-0-87910-142-8Gene Fowler · Bill CrawfordBorder Radio
1992978-0-87910-146-6Steven SuskinShow Tunes, 1905-1991: The Songs, Shows and Careers of Broadway's Major Composers
2004978-0-87910-149-7Janet ColemanMingus/Mingus: Two Memoirs (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-150-3Eleanor CoppolaNotes on the Making of Apocalypse Now
  ''978-0-87910-153-4Andrew YulePicture Shows: The Life and Films of Peter Bogdanovich (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-154-1Barbara NewmanStriking a Balance: Dancers Talk About Dancing - Revised Edition
1992978-0-87910-157-2Philip DunneTake Two: A Life in Movies and Politics
1992978-0-87910-158-9Betty Harper FussellMabel: Hollywood's First Don't-Care Girl, the Life of Mabel Normand
1993978-0-87910-170-1Alain Silver · James UrsiniThe Vampire Film: From Nosferatu to Bram Stoker's Dracula
2004978-0-87910-176-3Woody HermanThe Woodchopper's Ball: The Autobiography of Woody Herman (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-179-4Mel Gussow · Harold PinterConversations with Pinter
  ''978-0-87910-180-0S. Frederick StarrRed and Hot: The Fate of Jazz in the Soviet Union (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-184-8Sheldon LeonardAnd the Show Goes On: Broadway and Hollywood Adventures
1994978-0-87910-186-2M. Owen LeeWagner's Ring: Turning the Sky Round
1995978-0-87910-187-9Nigel DouglasLegendary Voices
2004978-0-87910-188-6Kerry MuirChildsplay: A Collection of Scenes and Monologues for Children (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-189-3Donna PerlmutterShadowplay: The Life of Antony Tudor (Limelight)
2004978-0-87910-190-9Edward M. CohenWorking on a New Play: A Play Development Handbook for Actors, Directors, Designers & Playwrights (Limelight)
2005978-0-87910-191-6John Philip CouchThe Opera Lover's Guide to Europe
2004978-0-87910-193-0Nigel DouglasMore Legendary Voices
  ''978-0-87910-194-7Judith SearleGetting the Part: Thirty-Three Professional Casting Directors Tell You How to Get Work in Theater, Films and TV (Limelight)
1996978-0-87910-197-8Alain Silver · James UrsiniFilm Noir Reader
2004978-0-87910-199-2Barbara LeamingOrson Welles: A Biography
2000978-0-87910-204-3Sam ShepardThe Unseen Hand and Other Plays by Sam Shepard (Applause Books)
2004978-0-87910-266-1Alain Silver · James UrsiniThe Vampire Film: From Nosferatu to Bram Stoker's Dracula - Third Edition
  ''978-0-87910-268-5Gregg Rickman · Jim KitsesThe Western Reader
1998978-0-87910-269-2Robert BlumenfeldAccents: A Manual for Actors
  ''978-0-87910-271-5Otis L. Guernsey · Jeffrey Sweet · Al HirschfeldThe Best Plays of 1997-1998 (Theater Yearbook: Best Plays (Otis Guernsey Burns Mantle))
2004978-0-87910-272-2Karl MaldenWhen Do I Start?: A Memoir
  ''978-0-87910-273-9Garner SimmonsPeckinpah: A Portrait in Montage (Limelight)
2000978-0-87910-274-6Lee DavisScandals & Follies: The Rise & Fall of the Great Broadway Revue
2004978-0-87910-278-4John OllerJean Arthur: The Actress Nobody Knew
2004978-0-87910-280-7Alain Silver · James UrsiniFilm Noir Reader II (Softcover) (Bk.2)
  ''978-0-87910-281-4Christa LudwigIn My Own Voice: Memoirs (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-283-8Chuck KatzManhattan on Film 1: Walking Tours of Hollywood's Fabled Front Lot
  ''978-0-87910-285-2Michael AtkinsonGhosts in the Machine: The Dark Heart of Pop Cinema
1999978-0-87910-288-3Foster HirschDetours and Lost Highways: A Map of Neo-Noir (Limelight)
2004978-0-87910-290-6Otis L. Jr. GuernseyThe Best Plays of 1998-1999 (Otis Guernsey / Burns Mantle Theater Yearbook)
2000978-0-87910-291-3Karen KohlhaasThe Monologue Audition: A Practical Guide for Actors
  ''978-0-87910-292-0Jerry RobertsMitchum: In His Own Words (Limelight)
2004978-0-87910-293-7Sheridan Morley · Barbara LeamingKatharine Hepburn (Limelight)
2004978-0-87910-294-4Charles DrazinIn Search of The Third Man
  ''978-0-87910-295-1Gregg RickmanThe Film Comedy Reader
  ''978-0-87910-296-8Carol IlsonHarold Prince: A Director's Journey (Limelight)
2001978-0-87910-297-5Alain SilverHorror Film Reader (Limelight)
2000978-0-87910-298-2Joanna RotteActing with Adler (Limelight)
2004978-0-87910-300-2Ginger Howard FriedmanThe Perfect Monologue: How to Find and Perform the Monologue That Will Get You the Part
  ''978-0-87910-301-9Robert BlumenfeldActing with the Voice: The Art of Recording Books (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-302-6Alexis GreeneLucille Lortel: The Queen of Off Broadway (Limelight)
2004978-0-87910-303-3Jeffrey Eric JenkinsThe Best Plays Theater Yearbook 2002-2003
  ''978-0-87910-304-0Alan Anderson · Irving BerlinThe Songwriter Goes to War: The Story of Irving Berlin's World War II All-Army Production of This Is the Army
  ''978-0-87910-305-7Alain SilverFilm Noir Reader 4: The Crucial Films and Themes (Limelight) (Bk. 4)
  ''978-0-87910-306-4Craig WroeAn Actor Prepares to Work in New York City: How to Master the Business of The Business (Limelight)
2005978-0-87910-307-1Tom LoganActing in the Million Dollar Minute: The Art and Business of Performing in TV Commercials (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-308-8Craig WroeLiving $mart New York City: The Ultimate Insider's Guide for the Budget Savvy (Limelight)
2005978-0-87910-309-5Ginger Howard FriedmanCasting Directors' Secrets: Inside Tips for Successful Auditions (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-310-1Maxim Gershunoff · Leon Van DykeIt's Not All Song and Dance: A Life Behind the Scenes in the Performing Arts
2004978-0-87910-311-8William Cubberley · Joseph CarmanRound About the Ballet
2005978-0-87910-313-2Robert Viagas · Donald C. FarberThe Amazing Story of The Fantasticks: America's Longest-Running Play
  ''978-0-87910-315-6Jeffrey Eric JenkinsThe Best Plays Theater Yearbook 2003-2004
  ''978-0-87910-316-3Mark BrandonWinning Auditions: 101 Strategies for Actors (Limelight)
2006978-0-87910-317-0Donald C. FarberProducing Theatre: A Comprehensive and Legal Business Guide
2005978-0-87910-318-7   ''From Option to Opening: aguide to Producing Plays Off Broadway - Revised and Updated (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-319-4Chuck KatzManhattan on Film Updated Edition: Walking Tours of Hollywood's Fabled Front Lot
2005978-0-87910-321-7Denny Martin FlinnLittle Musicals for Little Theatres: A Reference Guide for Musicals That Don't Need Chandeliers or Helicopters to Succeed
2006978-0-87910-323-1Jeffrey Eric JenkinsBest Plays 2004-2005
2009978-0-87910-324-8Elbin ClevelandThe Actor's Dictionary
2005978-0-87910-325-5Robert GreskovicBallet 101: A Complete Guide to Learning and Loving the Ballet (Limelight)
2006978-0-87910-326-2Robert BlumenfeldTools and Techniques for Character Interpretation: A Handbook of Psychology for Actors, Writers and Directors (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-327-9Dominique Mainon · James UrsiniThe Modern Amazons: Warrior Women on Screen
  ''978-0-87910-328-6Jeffrey Eric JenkinsThe Best Plays Theater Yearbook 2004-2005
  ''978-0-87910-329-3David WallaceExiles in Hollywood (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-331-6Randy WilliamsSports Cinema - 100 Movies: The Best of Hollywood's Athletic Heroes, Losers, Myths, & Misfits of the Silver Screen
2007978-0-87910-332-3Alain Silver · James UrsiniGangster Film Reader
2006978-0-87910-333-0John RockwellOutsider: John Rockwell on the Arts, 1967-2006
2006978-0-87910-335-4Antony SherYear of the King: An Actor's Diary and Sketchbook - Twentieth Anniversary Edition
  ''978-0-87910-336-1Robert ViagasOn the Line - The Creation of A Chorus Line
2007978-0-87910-342-2Robert Blumenfeld · Alice SpivakHow to Rehearse When There Is No Rehearsal: Acting and the Media
  ''978-0-87910-343-9John WrightWhy Is That So Funny?: A Practical Exploration of Physical Comedy
  ''978-0-87910-344-6Asaf MessererClasses in Classical Ballet (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-345-3Scott KaiserShakespeare's Wordcraft (Limelight)
2007978-0-87910-346-0Jeffrey Eric JenkinsThe Best Plays Theater Yearbook 2005-2006
  ''978-0-87910-347-7Dominique Mainon · James UrsiniCinema of Obsession: Erotic Fixation and Love Gone Wrong in the Movies (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-348-4Christine Vachon · Austin BunnA Killer Life: How an Independent Film Producer Survives Deals and Disasters in Hollywood and Beyond
  ''978-0-87910-350-7Denny Martin FlinnReady for My Close-Up!: Great Movie Speeches
2008978-0-87910-351-4Mark M. ThiseHollywood Winners and Losers: From A to Z (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-352-1Jeffrey Eric JenkinsThe Best Plays Theater Yearbook 2006-2007
2008978-0-87910-354-5Jodé Susan MillmanSeats: New York: 180 Seating Plans to New York Metro Area Theatres, Concert Halls and Sports Stadiums
2009978-0-87910-359-0Stephen TropianoObscene, Indecent, Immoral & Offensive: 100+ Years of Censored, Banned and Controversial Films (Limelight)
2008978-0-87910-361-3ATACThe Entertainment Sourcebook 2009
2009978-0-87910-363-7Robert BlumenfeldBlumenfeld's Dictionary of Acting and Show Business
  ''978-0-87910-364-4Mary Z. MaherActors Talk About Shakespeare
  ''978-0-87910-366-8Jeffrey Eric JenkinsThe Best Plays Theater Yearbook 2007-2008
  ''978-0-87910-368-2Janet B. RodgersActing and Singing with Archetypes (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-369-9Dominique Mainon · James UrsiniFemme Fatale: Cinema's Most Unforgettable Lethal Ladies (Limelight)
2010978-0-87910-371-2Bruce MillerThe Scene Study Book: Roadmap to Success
2010978-0-87910-374-3Jeffrey Eric JenkinsThe Best Plays Theater Yearbook 2008-2009
  ''978-0-87910-375-0Bruce MillerActing Solo: Roadmap to Success
  ''978-0-87910-376-7Alonso DuraldeHave Yourself a Movie Little Christmas
  ''978-0-87910-377-4John Kenneth MuirThis Is Spinal Tap: Music on Film Series
  ''978-0-87910-378-1Barry MonushWest Side Story: Music on Film Series (Music On Filments)
2010978-0-87910-380-4Alain Silver · James UrsiniThe Vampire Film: From Nosferatu to Twilight - 4th Edition, Updated and Revised
2011978-0-87910-382-8Stephen TropianoCabaret: Music on Film Series (Music On Filments)
  ''978-0-87910-383-5Bruce MillerActor's Alchemy: Finding the Gold in the Script (Roadmap to Success)
  ''978-0-87910-384-2Robert BlumenfeldStagecraft: Stanislavsky & External Acting Techniques (Limelight)
2012978-0-87910-386-6Bruce MillerThe Actor as Storyteller: An Introduction to Acting
2011978-0-87910-389-7Stephen TropianoGrease: Music on Film Series (Music On Filments)
  ''978-0-87910-391-0Mindi WhiteGetting Past Me: A Writer's Guide to Production Company Readers (Quick Guide)
2012978-0-87910-394-1Alain Silver · James UrsiniFilm Noir, the Directors
2011978-0-87910-395-8   ''The Vampire Film: From Nosferatu to True Blood Fourth Edition - Updated and Expanded
2012978-0-87910-396-5John Kenneth MuirPurple Rain: Music on Film Series (Limelight)
2013978-0-87910-804-5Ray MortonA Quick Guide to Screenwriting
2014978-0-87910-806-9Ray MortonA Quick Guide to Film Directing
2013978-0-87910-811-3Dave ThompsonIf You Like True Blood...: Here Are Over 200 Films, TV Shows, and Other Oddities That You Will Love
2017978-0-87910-812-0Katherine RifeIf You Like Bruce Lee.: Here Are Over 200 Films, TV Shows, and Other Oddities That You Will Love
2014978-0-87910-887-8Alain Silver · James UrsiniThe Zombie Film: From White Zombie to World War Z
  ''978-0-87910-888-5Boze HadleighAn Actor Succeeds: Tips, Secrets & Advice on Auditioning, Connection, Coping & Thriving In & Out of Hollywood
2004978-0-87910-950-9Michael PenningtonTwelfth Night: A User's Guide (Limelight)
2004978-0-87910-954-7Richard KoszarskiVon: The Life & Films of Erich Von Stroheim (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-955-4Otis L. Jr. GuernseyThe Best Plays of 1999-2000: The Otis Guernsey/Burns Mantle Theatre Yearbook
  ''978-0-87910-956-1Thomas WictorIn Cold Sweat: Interviews with Really Scary Musicians (Limelight)
2005978-0-87910-958-5Asaf Mikha-Ilovich MessererClasses in Classical Ballet
2004978-0-87910-961-5Alain SilverFilm Noir Reader 3: Interviews with Filmmakers of the Classic Noir Period (Limelight) (Bk.3)
  ''978-0-87910-963-9Peter Korte · Georg SeesslenJoel & Ethan Coen
  ''978-0-87910-965-3Jonathan KalbThe Theater of Heiner Muller (Limelight)
2004978-0-87910-966-0Peter Jason RileyThe New Tax Guide for Artists of Every Persuasion: Actors, Directors, Musicians, Singers, and Other Show Biz Folks
  ''978-0-87910-967-7Robert BlumenfeldAccents: A Manual for Actors- Revised and Expanded Edition
  ''978-0-87910-968-4Jeffrey Eric JenkinsThe Best Plays of 2000-2001: The Otis Guernsey/Burns Mantle Theatre Yearbook
  ''978-0-87910-969-1James Earl Jones · Penelope NivenVOICES AND SILENCES SOFTCOVER
  ''978-0-87910-970-7M. Owen LeeFirst Intermissions: Commentaries from the Met (Limelight)
2004978-0-87910-971-4Boze HadleighCelluloid Gaze (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-972-1John DiLeo100 Great Film Performances You Should Remembe But Probably Don't (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-974-5Preston Neal JonesHeaven and Hell to Play With: The Filming of The Night of the Hunter (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-975-2Chuck KatzManhattan on Film 2: More Walking Tours of Location Sites in the Big Apple (Limelight) (No. 2)
2002978-0-87910-976-9Michael Di LeoTHE SPY WHO THRILLED US: A Guide to the Best of Cinematic James Bond (Limelight)
2003978-0-87910-983-7Jeffrey Eric Jenkins · HirschfeldThe Best Plays of 2001-2002
  ''978-0-87910-985-1Robert NottHe Ran All the Way: The Life of John Garfield
2004978-0-87910-986-8Craig WroeAn Actor Prepares...To Live in New York City: How to Live Like a Star Before You Become One
2004978-0-87910-987-5Sarah Jo BurkeDon't Think It Hasn't Been Fun: The Story of the Burke Family Singers (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-990-5Kurt Weill · Foster HirschKurt Weill: On Stage: From Berlin to Broadway (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-991-2Tom LoganHow to Act & Eat at the Same Time: The Sequel: The Do's and Don'ts of Landing a Professional Acting Job (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-992-9Al BrodaxUp Periscope Yellow: The Making of the Beatles' Yellow Submarine (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-993-6Al Brodax · The BeatlesUp Periscope Yellow: The Making of the Beatles' Yellow Submarine
2004978-0-87910-994-3Gregg RickmanThe Science Fiction Film Reader (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-995-0Barbara NewmanGrace Under Pressure: Passing Dance Through Time (Limelight)
  ''978-0-87910-998-1Dmitri Shostakovich · Solomon Volkov · Antonina W. BouisTestimony: The Memoirs of Dmitri Shostakovich