Michael Chekhov / Edition 1

Michael Chekhov / Edition 1

by Franc Chamberlain
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415258782

ISBN-13: 9780415258784

Pub. Date: 11/07/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

All books in the Routledge Performance Practitioners series are carefully designed to enable the reader to understand the work of a key practitioner. They provide the first step towards critical understanding and a springboard for further study for students on twentieth century, contemporary theatre and theatre history courses.

Michael Chekhov's unique

Overview

All books in the Routledge Performance Practitioners series are carefully designed to enable the reader to understand the work of a key practitioner. They provide the first step towards critical understanding and a springboard for further study for students on twentieth century, contemporary theatre and theatre history courses.

Michael Chekhov's unique approach to and lasting impact on actor training is only now beginning to be fully appreciated. This volume provides, for the first time, a fully comprehensive introduction to his life and times, his most notable productions, his classic writings and his practical exercises.

Franc Chamberlain unravels Chekhov's contributions to modern theatre through:

  • an exploration of his life
  • examination of his major work
  • analysis of Checkhov's key productions
  • reproduction of practical exercises.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415258784
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/07/2003
Series:
Routledge Performance Practitioners Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.50(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

I. Michael Chekhov Biography and Context
II. Writings on the Technique of Acting
III. Chekhov as Director
IV. Exercises
Bibliography

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