To the Actor: On the Technique of Acting / Edition 2

To the Actor: On the Technique of Acting / Edition 2

by Michael Chekhov
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415258766

ISBN-13: 9780415258760

Pub. Date: 06/01/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

How does an actor learn to:

• Call up emotion?

• Develop a character?

• Strengthen awareness?
These are essential techniques for every actor, and Michael Chekhov's classic work
To the Actor explains, clearly and concisely, how to develop them. Chekhov's simple and practical method - successfully used by professional actors all

Overview

How does an actor learn to:

• Call up emotion?

• Develop a character?

• Strengthen awareness?
These are essential techniques for every actor, and Michael Chekhov's classic work
To the Actor explains, clearly and concisely, how to develop them. Chekhov's simple and practical method - successfully used by professional actors all over the world - trains the actor's imagination and body to fulfil its potential.
This handbook for actors (and directors) has been revised and expanded by Mala Powers. It includes: a previously unpublished chapter on 'Psychological Gesture', translated into English by the celebrated director Andrei Malaev - Babel; a new biographical overview by Mala Powers; and a foreword by Simon Callow.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415258760
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/01/2002
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
742,788
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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