Author: Constantin Stanislavski

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Creating A Role

By: Constantin Stanislavski

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Academic: 2013

Seller ID: 9781780936918

ISBN: 1780936915

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Creating A Role is the third book - alongside the international bestseller An Actor Prepares and Building A Character - in the series of influential translations that introduced Stanislavski's acting 'system' to the English-speaking world. Here Stanislavski describes the elaborate preparation that an actor must undergo before the actual performance itself. Now published in the Bloomsbury Revelations series to mark the 150th anniversary of Stanislavski's birth, the book includes the director's analysis of such works as Othello and Gogol's Inspector General. Table of Contents: Foreword by Rober... View more info

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Building a Character

By: Constantin Stanislavski

Price: $21.95

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Academic: 2013

Seller ID: 9781780935676

ISBN: 1780935676

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In this follow up to his most famous book, An Actor Prepares, Stanislavski develop his influential 'system' of acting by exploring the imaginative processes at the heart of the actor's craft. Building a Character deals with the physical realisation of character on the stage through such tools as expressions, movement and speech. It is a book in which every theory is inextricably bound up with practice - a perfect handbook to the physical art of acting. The work of Stanislavski has inspired generations of actors and trainers and - available now in the Bloomsbury Revelations series to mark the 1... View more info

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An Actor Prepares

By: Constantin Stanislavski

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Academic: 2013

Seller ID: 9781780938431

ISBN: 1780938438

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An Actor Prepares is the most famous acting training book ever to have been written and the work of Stanislavski has inspired generations of actors and trainers. This translation was the first to introduce Stanislavski's 'system' to the English speaking world and has stood the test of time in acting classes to this day. Stanislavski here deals with the inward preparation an actor must undergo in order to explore a role to the full. He introduces the concepts of the 'magic if' units and objectives, of emotion memory, of the super-objective and many more now famous rehearsal aids. Now available ... View more info