On Directing: Interviews with Directors / Edition 1

On Directing: Interviews with Directors / Edition 1

by Gabriella Giannachi
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0312224834

ISBN-13: 9780312224837

Pub. Date: 09/28/1999

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

The profession of directing is barely a century old. On Directing considers the position of the director in theater and performance today. What is a director? How do they begin work on a play or performance? What methods are used in rehearsal? Is the director an enabler, a collaborator or dictator? As we enter the new millennium, is the very concept of

Overview

The profession of directing is barely a century old. On Directing considers the position of the director in theater and performance today. What is a director? How do they begin work on a play or performance? What methods are used in rehearsal? Is the director an enabler, a collaborator or dictator? As we enter the new millennium, is the very concept of directing under increasing threat from changes in thinking and practice? The full diversity of today's approaches to directing are explored through a series of interviews with leading contemporary practitioners. On Directing is a landmark book about the director's craft.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312224837
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
09/28/1999
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
142
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.37(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword--Peter Brook
• Introduction
• Pete Brooks
• Anne Castledine
• Peter Cheeseman
• Declan Donnellan
• Tim Etchells
• John Fox
• David Glass
• Garry Hynes
• Phyllida Lloyd
• Ewan Marshall
• Simon McBurney
• Clifford McLucas and Mike Pearson
• Jonathan Miller
• Katie Mitchell
• Gerry Mulgrew
• Lloyd Newson
• Julia Pascal
• Ian Spink
• Jatinder Verma
• Deborah Warner

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