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Title Actor training / edited by Alison Hodge.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  792.02807 Ac87t 2010    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xxvi, 336 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Note Previous ed. published under title: Twentieth century actor training, 2000.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Stanislavsky's system: pathways for the actor / Sharon Marie Carnicke -- Meyerhold and Biomechanics / Robert Leach -- Jacques Copeau: the quest for sincerity / John Rudlin -- Michael Chekhov on the technique of acting: "was Don Quixote true to life?" / Franc Chamberlain -- Michel Saint-Denis: training the complete actor / Jane Baldwin -- The Knebel technique: active analysis in practice / Sharon Marie Carnicke -- Brecht and actor training: on whose behalf do we act? / Peter Thomson -- Joan Littlewood / Clive Barker -- Strasberg, Adler and Meisner: method acting / David Krasner -- Joseph Chaikin and aspects of actor training: possibilities rendered present / Dorinda Hulton -- Peter Brook: transparency and the invisible network / Lorna Marshall and David Williams -- Grotowski's vision of the actor: the search for contact / Lisa Wolford -- Jacques Lecoq, Monika Pagneux and Philippe Gaulier: training for play, lightness and disobedience / Simon Murray -- Training with Eugenio Barba: acting principles, the pre-expressive and "personal temperature" / Ian Watson -- Ariane Mnouchkine and the Theatre du Soleil: theatricalising history; the theatre as metaphor; the actor as signifier / Helen E. Richardson -- Wlodzimierz Staniewski : Gardzienice and the naturalised actor / Aison Hodge -- Anne Bogart and SITI Company: creating the moment / Royd Climenhaga -- Augusto Boal and the Theatre of the Oppressed / Frances Babbage.
Summary This edition radically updates the original book, making it even more valuable for any student of the history and practice of actor training.
Subject Acting -- Study and teaching.
Added Author Hodge, Alison, 1959-
Added Title Twentieth century actor training.
ISBN 9780415471688 (pb : alk. paper)
9780415471671 (hb : alk. paper)
0415471672 (hb : alk. paper)
0415471680 (pb : alk. paper)
9780203861370 (ebk)
020386137X (ebk)

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