A Field Guide to Actor Training:Navigating Acting Methods, Studio Classes, Private Training, and Graduate and Undergraduate Programs

A Field Guide to Actor Training:Navigating Acting Methods, Studio Classes, Private Training, and Graduate and Undergraduate Programs

by Laura Wayth

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ISBN-13: 9780879108243
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
Publication date: 08/12/2014
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 777,490
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction xi

1 The Big Questions 1

2 Why Actor Training Is Important 11

3 Stanislavsky, the Foundation of It All 27

4 Lee Strasberg and the Method by Professor Terry Hardcastle 49

5 Practical Aesthetics Technique 63

6 Michael Chekhov Technique 75

7 Meisner Technique 89

8 Stella Adler 103

9 Uta Hagen 113

10 Viewpoints 127

11 Suzuki Method 141

12 Spolin and Improv 149

13 Grotowski 157

14 Demystifying Vocal Training 167

15 Demystifying Physical Acting Training 181

16 A Look at Degree-Granting Training Programs 197

17 A Student Q&A Session 217

Bibliography 233

Index 239

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