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Acting techniques books

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Playing the Mask Acting Without Bullshit by John Wright Playing the Mask Acting Without Bullshit

A new book on acting, from the bestselling author of Why Is That So Funny?
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

A Korean Approach to Actor Training by Jeungsook Yoo A Korean Approach to Actor Training

A Korean Approach to Actor Training develops a vital, intercultural method of performer training, introducing Korean and more broadly East Asian discourses into contemporary training and acting practice. This volume examines the psychophysical nature of a performer's creative process, applying...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/09/2017

A Korean Approach to Actor Training by Jeungsook Yoo A Korean Approach to Actor Training

A Korean Approach to Actor Training develops a vital, intercultural method of performer training, introducing Korean and more broadly East Asian discourses into contemporary training and acting practice. This volume examines the psychophysical nature of a performer's creative process, applying...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/09/2017

The Actor's Life A Survival Guide by Jenna Fischer The Actor's Life A Survival Guide

Jenna Fischer's Hollywood journey began at the age of 22 when she moved to Los Angeles from her hometown of St. Louis. With a theater degree in hand, she was determined, she was confident, she was ready to work hard....
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/09/2017

Stanislavski in Practice Exercises for Students by Nick O'Brien Stanislavski in Practice Exercises for Students

Stanislavski in Practice is an unparalleled step-by-step guide to Stanislavski's System. Author Nick O'Brien makes this cornerstone of acting accessible to teachers and students alike through the use of practical exercises that allow students to develop their skills. This Second...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

Stanislavski in Practice Exercises for Students by Nick O'Brien Stanislavski in Practice Exercises for Students

Stanislavski in Practice is an unparalleled step-by-step guide to Stanislavski's System. Author Nick O'Brien makes this cornerstone of acting accessible to teachers and students alike through the use of practical exercises that allow students to develop their skills. This Second...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/09/2017

Galvanizing Performance The Alexander Technique as a Catalyst for Excellence by Debi Adams, Sarah Barker Galvanizing Performance The Alexander Technique as a Catalyst for Excellence
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An application of the teachings of the Alexander Technique to the performing arts. This collection demonstrates how deliberate movement and specific practice in theatre, music, song and dance can improve the art form, as well as the artist's wellbeing.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/08/2017

The Science and Art of Acting for the Camera A Practical Approach to Film, Television, and Commercial Acting by John Howard (Actor, director, producer and teacher) Swain The Science and Art of Acting for the Camera A Practical Approach to Film, Television, and Commercial Acting
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The Science and Art of Acting for the Camera provides a precise yet practical approach to help unlock the mysteries of acting for film and television. Written by veteran actor, producer, and director John Howard Swain, the book offers a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

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Acting: The Basics by Bella (University of California, Davis, USA) Merlin Acting: The Basics
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Now in a vibrantly revised second editon, Acting: The Basics remains a practical and theoretical guide to the world of the professional actor, which skilfully combines ideas from a range of practitioners and linking the academy to the industry. Retaining...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/10/2017

Acting: The Basics by Bella (University of California, Davis, USA) Merlin Acting: The Basics
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Now in a vibrantly revised second editon, Acting: The Basics remains a practical and theoretical guide to the world of the professional actor, which skilfully combines ideas from a range of practitioners and linking the academy to the industry. Retaining...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/10/2017

The Laban Workbook for Actors A Practical Training Guide with Video by Katya Bloom, Barbara Adrian, Claire Porter The Laban Workbook for Actors A Practical Training Guide with Video
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The Laban Workbook is a compendium of unique exercises inspired by the concepts and principles of movement theorist and artist, Rudolf Laban. Written by five internationally recognized movement experts, this textbook is divided into single-authored chapters, each of which includes...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

The Actor and His Body by Litz Pisk, Ayse (Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London, UK) Tashkiran The Actor and His Body
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`Once you start working with someone like Litz you don't ever want to stop if you can help it' - Vanessa Redgrave Litz Pisk was widely regarded as the most influential teacher of modern theatre movement of the 20th Century....
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

The Laban Workbook for Actors A Practical Training Guide with Video by Katya Bloom, Barbara Adrian, Claire Porter The Laban Workbook for Actors A Practical Training Guide with Video
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The Laban Workbook is a compendium of unique exercises inspired by the concepts and principles of movement theorist and artist, Rudolf Laban. Written by five internationally recognized movement experts, this textbook is divided into single-authored chapters, each of which includes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Other books in this genre

The Science and Art of Acting for the Camera A Practical Approach to Film, Television, and Commercial Acting by John Howard (Actor, director, producer and teacher) Swain The Science and Art of Acting for the Camera A Practical Approach to Film, Television, and Commercial Acting
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The Science and Art of Acting for the Camera provides a precise yet practical approach to help unlock the mysteries of acting for film and television. Written by veteran actor, producer, and director John Howard Swain, the book offers a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Acting Exercises for Non-Traditional Staging Michael Chekhov Reimagined by Anjalee Deshpande Hutchinson Acting Exercises for Non-Traditional Staging Michael Chekhov Reimagined

Acting Exercises for Non-Traditional Staging: Michael Chekhov Reimagined offers a new set of exercises for coaching actors when working on productions that are non-traditionally staged in arenas, thrusts, or alleys. All of the exercises are adapted from Michael Chekhov's acting...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2017

Acting Exercises for Non-Traditional Staging Michael Chekhov Reimagined by Anjalee Deshpande Hutchinson Acting Exercises for Non-Traditional Staging Michael Chekhov Reimagined

Acting Exercises for Non-Traditional Staging: Michael Chekhov Reimagined offers a new set of exercises for coaching actors when working on productions that are non-traditionally staged in arenas, thrusts, allies, or site-specific productions. All of the exercises are adapted from Michael...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/07/2017

National Youth Theatre Monologues: Speeches for Young People by National Youth Theatre Monologues: Speeches for Young People

An invaluable new collection of audition speeches drawn from material produced by world-leading youth arts organisation the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/07/2017

Acting Shakespeare is Outrageous! Playing the Bard for Beginners by Herb (Associate Professor, the Division of Theatre and Dance, Department of Communication and Performance, East Tenness Parker Acting Shakespeare is Outrageous! Playing the Bard for Beginners
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Performing the work of William Shakespeare can be daunting to new actors. Author Herb Parker posits that his work is played easier if actors think of the plays as happening out of outrageous situations, and remember just how non-realistic and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/06/2017

Acting Shakespeare is Outrageous! Playing the Bard for Beginners by Herb (Associate Professor, the Division of Theatre and Dance, Department of Communication and Performance, East Tenness Parker Acting Shakespeare is Outrageous! Playing the Bard for Beginners
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Performing the work of William Shakespeare can be daunting to new actors. Author Herb Parker posits that his work is played easier if actors think of the plays as happening out of outrageous situations, and remember just how non-realistic and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/06/2017

Book of Sides II 2-Page Original Scenes for Actors and Directors by Dave Kost Book of Sides II 2-Page Original Scenes for Actors and Directors

Book of Sides II: 2-Page Original Scenes for Actors and Directors is the second book in the Book of Sides series by Dave Kost, featuring original, two-page, two-character scenes for use in acting, directing, and auditioning classes. While shorter than...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/06/2017

Book of Sides 2-Page Original Scenes for Actors and Directors by Dave Kost Book of Sides 2-Page Original Scenes for Actors and Directors

Book of Sides II: 2-Page Original Scenes for Actors and Directors is the second book in the Book of Sides series by Dave Kost, featuring original, two-page, two-character scenes for use in acting, directing, and auditioning classes. While shorter than...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/06/2017

Voice: Onstage and off by Robert Barton, Rocco Dal Vera Voice: Onstage and off
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Voice: Onstage and Off is a comprehensive guide to the process of building, mastering, and fine-tuning the voice for performance. Every aspect of vocal work is covered, from the initial speech impulse and the creation of sound, right through to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/05/2017

Fiona Shaw on Katherine (Shakespeare On Stage) by Fiona Shaw, Julian Curry Fiona Shaw on Katherine (Shakespeare On Stage)
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Fiona Shaw discusses playing Katherine in Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2 - Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles.In each volume of the Shakespeare On Stage series, a leading...
Format: eBook - Released: 27/04/2017

Patrick Stewart on Shylock (Shakespeare On Stage) by Patrick Stewart, Julian Curry Patrick Stewart on Shylock (Shakespeare On Stage)
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Patrick Stewart discusses playing Shylock in Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, a role he has played many times, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2 - Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles.In each volume of the...
Format: eBook - Released: 27/04/2017

Harriet Walter on Imogen (Shakespeare On Stage) by Harriet Walter, Julian Curry Harriet Walter on Imogen (Shakespeare On Stage)
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Harriet Walter discusses playing Imogen in Shakespeare's Cymbeline, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2 - Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles.In each volume of the Shakespeare On Stage series, a leading actor takes us behind...
Format: eBook - Released: 27/04/2017

Roger Allam on Falstaff (Shakespeare On Stage) by Roger Allam, Julian Curry Roger Allam on Falstaff (Shakespeare On Stage)
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Roger Allam discusses playing Falstaff, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2 - Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles.In each volume of the Shakespeare On Stage series, a leading actor takes us behind the scenes of...
Format: eBook - Released: 27/04/2017

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