The Actor and the Target

The Actor and the Target

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by Declan Donnellan
     
 

A fresh and radical approach to acting by a world-famous director.

'This new "Advice to the Players" cuts open every generalisation about acting and draws out gleamingly fresh specifics. Behind the joy and humour of the writing, Declan Donnellan is subtly leading young actors to an awareness of the living processes behind their work. He brings as evidence

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A fresh and radical approach to acting by a world-famous director.

'This new "Advice to the Players" cuts open every generalisation about acting and draws out gleamingly fresh specifics. Behind the joy and humour of the writing, Declan Donnellan is subtly leading young actors to an awareness of the living processes behind their work. He brings as evidence the rich field of thought and intuition that direct experience has made his own.' - Peter Brook

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780010182
Publisher:
Hern, Nick Books
Publication date:
02/21/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
211,311
File size:
4 MB

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Meet the Author

British theatre director Declan Donnellan is the first Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company Academy and is best known for his work with Cheek by Jowl (including their acclaimed all-male As You Like It) and on Tony Kushner's Homebody/Kabul. As Associate Director of the National Theatre his productions included Fuenteovejuna, Sweeney Todd and Angels in America.

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The Actor and the Target: New Edition 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
One of the most articulate books on acting of our day. Perfect for beginners and old pros alike. I return to it often (and i NEVER do that with books on acting). Do yourself a favor and read it.