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The Shakespeare Workbook and Video: A Practical Course for Actors
The Shakespeare Workbook and Video: A Practical Course for Actors
by David Carey
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The Shakespeare Workbook + Video provides a unifying approach to acting Shakespeare that is immediately applicable in the rehearsal room or classroom.It is an easy-to-use text providing practical exercises in the specific aspects of Shakespeare's... (read more)

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Method Acting and Its Discontents: On American Psycho-Drama
Method Acting and Its Discontents: On American Psycho-Drama
by Shonni Enelow
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Method Acting and Its Discontents: On American Psycho-Drama provides a new understanding of a crucial chapter in American theater history.... (read more)

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An Actor's Guide: Your First Year in Hollywood
An Actor's Guide: Your First Year in Hollywood
by Michael St Nicolas
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For every actor beginning a career in Hollywood, this indispensable guide will lay out a clear and comprehensible path with tried-and-true advice. Up-to-date resources and new interviews with recently established actors experiencing the current movieland... (read more)

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Challenge for the Actor
Challenge for the Actor
by Uta Hagen
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Uta Hagen was born in Germany, then she moved to the United States, where her father was head of the Art History Department at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. Her first role was as Ophelia in Eva Le Gallienne's production of Hamlet. She then... (read more)

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An Actor Prepares
An Actor Prepares
by Consta Stanislavski
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Stanislavski's simple exercises fire the imagination, and help readers not only discover their own conception of reality but how to reproduce it as well.... (read more)

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Sanford Meisner on Acting
Sanford Meisner on Acting
by Sanford Meisner
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Auditioning for Film and Television: Secrets from a Casting Director
Auditioning for Film and Television: Secrets from a Casting Director
by Nancy Bishop
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'If you're working with Nancy Bishop you know you're in good, accomplished hands, whether you're a director or an actor.' - Neil Burger, Director of The IllusionistAuditioning for Film and Television is a must-have book and video guide for actors... (read more)

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Freeing Shakespeare's Voice: The Actor's Guide to Talking the Text
Freeing Shakespeare's Voice: The Actor's Guide to Talking the Text
by Kristin Linklater
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A passionate exploration of the process of comprehending and speaking the words of William Shakespeare. Detailing exercises and analyzing characters' speech and rhythms, Linklater provides the tools to increase understanding and make Shakespeare's words... (read more)

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Action!: Professional Acting for Film and Television
Action!: Professional Acting for Film and Television
by Robert Benedetti
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Benedetti, ACTION! Professional Acting for Film and Television (Sourcebooks) FRONT COVER QUOTE: “After this book hits the shelves don’t be surprised if the quality of American film acting takes a needed step forward. Benedetti has penned a... (read more)

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The Power of the Actor: The Chubbuck Technique
The Power of the Actor: The Chubbuck Technique
by Ivana Chubbuck
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"This is my bible. I don’t leave home without it."—Eva Mendes "Ivana Chubbuck is the premier acting coach of the twenty-first century.... Ivana’s innovative methods of teaching both complement and rival those methods of the great... (read more)

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Games for Actors and Non-Actors
Games for Actors and Non-Actors
by Augusto Boal
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A companion to Intellect’s award-winning Applied Theatre: International Case Studies and Challenges for Practice, Applied Drama fulfills the need for an introductory handbook for facilitators and teaching artists working in community settings... (read more)

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Style for Actors (2ND 10 Edition)
Style for Actors (2ND 10 Edition)
by Robert Barton
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Style is a journey from tourist to native. It is living in the world of the play, not just visiting it. - from Chapter One Anyone who has ever struggled with capes, fans, swords, doublets and crinolines should make Style for Actors 2nd Edition their... (read more)

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Acting Teachers of America: a Vital Tradition (07 Edition)
Acting Teachers of America: a Vital Tradition (07 Edition)
by Ronald Rand
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Ronald Rand is an actor, playwright, and the founder of The Soul of the American Actor, the only art-theater newspaper dedicated to the art and craft of the actor and the art of the theater. He performs his acclaimed one-man play, LET IT BE ART! Harold... (read more)

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Acting Shakespeare's Language
Acting Shakespeare's Language
by Andy Hinds
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"Andy Hinds offers a rich and detailed path towards a precise contact with the challenge of speaking and inhabiting Shakespeare's language. This book is an immensely useful resource for anyone teaching, speaking and acting Shakespeare." - Ralph Fiennes... (read more)

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Impro for Storytellers (Theatre Arts)
Impro for Storytellers (Theatre Arts)
by Keith Johnstone
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Impro for Storytellers is the follow-up to Keith Johnstone's classic Impro, one of the best-selling books ever published on improvisation. Impro for Storytellers aims to take jealous and self-obsessed beginners and teach them to play games with good... (read more)

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Audition : Everything an Actor Needs To Know To Get the Part (78 Edition)
Audition : Everything an Actor Needs To Know To Get the Part (78 Edition)
by Michael Shurtleff
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The casting director for Chicago, Pippin, Becket, Gypsy, The Graduate, the Sound of Music and Jesus Christ Superstar tells you how you can find your dream! Absolutely everything an actor needs to know to get the part is here: What to do that moment... (read more)

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An Actor's Companion: Tools for the Working Actor
An Actor's Companion: Tools for the Working Actor
by Seth Barrish
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“There is a muscularity, not to mention wisdom and truth, to Seths techniques. He is a wonderful teacher, and I know that having him as my first guide is one of the luckiest things to have happened to me in my career and life.” —Anne... (read more)

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Playing Shakespeare
Playing Shakespeare
by John Barton
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John Barton is Advisory Director at the Royal Shakespeare Company and has directed some of the greatest Shakespeare productions of our time. His book, Playing Shakespeare, is a transcript of his televised workshops with some of our finest Shakespearean... (read more)

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Improvisation Starters: A Collection of 900 Improvisation Situations for the Theater
Improvisation Starters: A Collection of 900 Improvisation Situations for the Theater
by Philip Bernardi
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Most beginning actors assume that rehearsing a play or scene involves taking home the script, memorizing lines, and rehearsing scenes over and over until everything - timing, movement, facial expression - is perfect. But that's only partially correct... (read more)

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Stanislavski in Practice: Exercises for Students
Stanislavski in Practice: Exercises for Students
by Nick O'brien
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Stanislavski in Practice is an unparalleled step-by-step guide to Stanislavski 's System. Author Nick O Brien makes this cornerstone of acting accessible to teachers and students alike. This is an exercise book for students and a lesson planner for... (read more)

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