Acting: Advanced Techniques for the Actor, Director, and Teacher [NOOK Book]

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Honed by the author's 35 years of teaching, this advanced book offers different warm-up exercises concentrating on the actor's sense of smell, sound, sight, and touch; sensory tools for conveying the climate and environment of the text; tips for suggesting a character's physical conditions; and much more. Individual exercises will help actors to free the voice and body, create a character, find the action and condition of scenes, and explore the subconscious for effective emotional recall. Readers will also find...
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Acting: Advanced Techniques for the Actor, Director, and Teacher

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Overview


Honed by the author's 35 years of teaching, this advanced book offers different warm-up exercises concentrating on the actor's sense of smell, sound, sight, and touch; sensory tools for conveying the climate and environment of the text; tips for suggesting a character's physical conditions; and much more. Individual exercises will help actors to free the voice and body, create a character, find the action and condition of scenes, and explore the subconscious for effective emotional recall. Readers will also find meticulous guidelines for best using rehearsal time and preparing for in-class scene work. The foreword is written by two-time Academy Award nominee Edward Norton. Those who act, direct, or teach will not want to miss the acting lessons that have made T. Schreiber Studio a premier actor training program.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781581159509
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
  • Publication date: 3/7/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 741,699
  • File size: 410 KB

Meet the Author

Terry Schreiber is the founder of T. Schreiber Studio, where he has taught thousands of actors since 1969. He has directed Broadway and Off-Broadway productions, including the Tony-nominated K2.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 10, 2005

    Terrific book

    Great book, very thorough and written by the guy that taught Edward Norton and if he's the kind of actor this teacher turns out, I want to follow everything he says.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 8, 2005

    Wow

    I am barely finished with this book, but it is absolutely amazing. I recomend this to any actor in any stage of their carerr, or anyone who wants to learn more about what real acting is.

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