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By Alison Hodge

ISBN-10: 0415471672

ISBN-13: 9780415471671

ISBN-10: 0415471680

ISBN-13: 9780415471688



Actor Training expands on Alison Hodge’s highly-acclaimed and best-selling Twentieth Century Actor Training. This intriguing moment version appreciably updates the unique booklet making it much more worthy for any scholar of the background and perform of actor education. The bibliography is introduced correct modern and lots of chapters are revised. furthermore, 8 extra practitioners are incorporated - and 40 extra photos - to create a stunningly accomplished learn.




The practitioners incorporated 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 ancient, cultural and political context of every practitioner’s paintings is obviously set out via top specialists and followed by means of an incisive and enlightening research of the most ideas in their education, functional workouts and key productions.



This e-book is a useful advent to the foundations and perform of actor education and its function in shaping sleek theatre.

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