Playing Commedia, Paperback / softback Book


Graded exercises introduce the reader to the history and techniques of commedia, originating in mid-16th century Italy.

Topics covered include: the commedia masks; mime and movement games; using face masks; and creating the roles.

Illustrations demonstrate posture, gesture, costume and masks.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Nick Hern Books
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  • Category: Acting techniques
  • ISBN: 9781854594662

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