New PDF release: Actor Training

By Alison Hodge

Actor Training expands on Alison Hodge’s highly-acclaimed and best-selling Twentieth Century Actor Training. This interesting moment version greatly updates the unique booklet making it much more priceless for any scholar of the heritage and perform of actor education. The bibliography is introduced correct brand new and plenty of chapters are revised. furthermore, 8 extra practitioners are incorporated - and 40 extra pictures - to create a stunningly accomplished research.

The practitioners integrated are:

Stella Adler; Eugenio Barba; Augusto Boal; Anne Bogart; Bertolt Brecht; Peter Brook; Michael Chekhov; Joseph Chaikin; Jacques Copeau; Philippe Gaulier; Jerzy Grotowski; Maria Knebel; Jacques Lecoq; Joan Littlewood; Sanford Meisner; Vsevolod Meyerhold; Ariane Mnouchkine; Monika Pagneux; Michel Saint-Denis; W?odzimierz Staniewski; Konstantin Stanislavsky; Lee Strasberg

The historic, cultural and political context of every practitioner’s paintings is obviously set out by means of prime specialists and followed by means of an incisive and enlightening research of the most rules in their education, useful workouts and key productions.

This booklet is a useful advent to the rules and perform of actor education and its function in shaping smooth theatre.

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