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  • So Therefore...by Al Ruscio

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 32.95

    ?Every scene or action or speech has a so therefore . It is the goal, the ultimate statement of the character. You should know the so therefore as you begin your scene ... The climax and the payoff is the so therefore .? ? from Al Ruscio?s Preface ? When working through a scene with a student, renowned actor and acting teacher Al Ruscio will... more...

  • Towards a Poor Theatreby Jerzy Grotowski

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 41.95

    Originally published in 1968, Jerzy Grotowski's groundbreaking book is available once again. As a record of Grotowski's theatrical experiments, this book is an invaluable resource to students and theater practioners alike. more...

  • The Expressive Actorby Michael Lugering

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 34.95

    "The study of acting should not begin with an exploration of feeling, perception, imagination, memories, intention, personalization, self-identification... or even performance?but physical action." Michael Lugering's The Expressive Actor presents a foundational, preparatory training method, using movement to unlock the entire acting process.... more...

  • To the Actorby Michael Chekhov; Mala Powers

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 27.95

    Michael Chekhov's classic work To the Actor has been revised and expanded by Mala Powers to explain, clearly and concisely, the essential techniques for every actor from developing a character to strengthen awareness. Chekhov's simple and practical method ? successfully used by professional actors all over the world ? trains the actor's imagination... more...

  • Body Voice Imaginationby David Zinder

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 38.95

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Creating Solo Performanceby Sean Bruno; Luke Dixon

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 26.95

    Creating Solo Performance is an innovative toolbox of exercises and challenges focused on providing you ? the performer ? with engaging and inspiring ways to explore and develop your idea both on the page and in the performance space. ? The creation of a solo show may be the most rewarding, liberating and stressful challenge you will take... more...

  • The Art of the Actorby Jean Benedetti

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 36.95

    How did acting begin? What is its history, and what have the great thinkers on acting said about the art and craft of performance? In this single-volume survey of the history of acting, Jean Benedetti traces the evolution of the theories of the actor's craft drawing extensively on extracts from key texts, many of which are unavailable for the student... more...

  • Acting and Performance in Moving Image Cultureby Jörg Sternagel; Deborah Levitt; Dieter Mersch

    transcript 2014; US$ 41.58

    This volume offers transdisciplinary perspectives on the study of acting and performance in moving image forms. It assembles 26 international scholars from dance, theatre, film, media and cultural studies, art history and philosophy to investigate the art of acting and the presence of the human body in analog and digital film, animation and video art.... more...

  • Theater der Identitätby Katharina Wessely

    transcript 2014; US$ 34.11

    Auch nach dem Machtverlust, den das Kriegsende 1918 für die deutschsprachige Brünner Bevölkerung bedeutete, blieb das Theater wichtiger Bezugspunkt im gesellschaftlichen Leben und einer der bevorzugten Orte, an denen sich Identitätskonzepte in Diskursen und sozialen Praktiken manifestierten. Katharina Wessely zeigt die Rolle des Theaters für die Entwicklung... more...

  • Schauspieler außer sichby Susanne Valerie Granzer

    transcript 2014; US$ 19.18

    »Warum wollen Sie Schauspieler werden?« - Zwischen philosophischen Reflexionen und plastisch erzählender Form über die Kunst des Schauspielens wendet sich dieser Text an Wissenschaftler_innen und Praktiker_innen gleichermaßen. Im Fokus des Buches steht der Schauspieler als Akteur, der sich in sein Äußerstes riskiert. Glückt ihm das, wird er selbst... more...