By Alison Hodge
Actor Training expands on Alison Hodge’s highly-acclaimed and best-selling Twentieth Century Actor Training. This fascinating moment version greatly updates the unique booklet making it much more worthy for any scholar of the heritage and perform of actor education. The bibliography is introduced correct brand new and plenty of chapters are revised. additionally, 8 extra practitioners are integrated - and 40 extra pictures - to create a stunningly finished learn.
The practitioners integrated are:
Stella Adler; Eugenio Barba; Augusto Boal; Anne Bogart; Bertolt Brecht; Peter Brook; Michael Chekhov; Joseph Chaikin; Jacques Copeau; Philippe Gaulier; Jerzy Grotowski; Maria Knebel; Jacques Lecoq; Joan Littlewood; Sanford Meisner; Vsevolod Meyerhold; Ariane Mnouchkine; Monika Pagneux; Michel Saint-Denis; Włodzimierz Staniewski; Konstantin Stanislavsky; Lee Strasberg
The historic, cultural and political context of every practitioner’s paintings is obviously set out by means of top specialists and observed through an incisive and enlightening research of the most ideas in their education, useful workouts and key productions.
This publication is a useful creation to the rules and perform of actor education and its position in shaping sleek theatre.