To the Actor Paperback
Edited by Mala Powers
How does an actor learn to: * Call up emotion? * Develop a character? * Strengthen awareness? These are essential techniques for every actor, and Michael Chekhov's classic work To the Actor explains, clearly and concisely, how to develop them.
Chekhov's simple and practical method - successfully used by professional actors all over the world - trains the actor's imagination and body to fulfil its potential. This handbook for actors (and directors) has been revised and expanded by Mala Powers.
It includes: a previously unpublished chapter on 'Psychological Gesture', translated into English by the celebrated director Andrei Malaev - Babel; a new biographical overview by Mala Powers; and a foreword by Simon Callow.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages, 20 line drawings
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 02/05/2002
- Category: Acting techniques
- ISBN: 9780415258760
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