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The Actor and the Text (Applause Acting Series)

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Publisher Comments:

These words of Cicely Berry, the voice director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, speak to anyone who needs to speak his or her piece - in any arena, at sales meetings or religious revivals. Berry's book will insure that the speaker and the text gets heard - accurately and with true emotional range. Never again will one be accused of simply "reading a prepared statement." Berry's exercises to develop relaxation, breathing and muscular control will literally help everyone breathe easier when confronting the printed page.

Synopsis:

Berry's book will insure that the speaker and the text gets heard — accurately and with a true emotional range. Never again will one be accused of simply "reading a prepared statement". Cicely Berry will infuse that text with the natural energy and buoyancy of an extemporaneous soliloquy. Her exercises to develop relaxation, breathing, and muscular control will literally help everyone breathe easier when confronting the printed page.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781557831385
Foreword:
Nunn, Trevor
Author:
Nunn, Trevor
Author:
Berry, Cicely
Publisher:
Applause Theatre & Cinema Book Publishers
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
Speech
Subject:
Acting & Auditioning
Subject:
Voice culture
Subject:
Theater - Stagecraft
Subject:
Acting
Subject:
Stage and screen
Subject:
Shakespeare, William
Subject:
Voice culture -- Exercises.
Subject:
Shakespeare - William - Dramatic production
Subject:
Drama-Acting
Edition Number:
New and rev. ed..
Edition Description:
New and Revised
Series:
Applause Acting Series
Series Volume:
7553
Publication Date:
20000231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
9.25x6.14x.86 in. 1.08 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Berry's book will insure that the speaker and the text gets heard — accurately and with a true emotional range. Never again will one be accused of simply "reading a prepared statement". Cicely Berry will infuse that text with the natural energy and buoyancy of an extemporaneous soliloquy. Her exercises to develop relaxation, breathing, and muscular control will literally help everyone breathe easier when confronting the printed page.
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