The Actors Art

An actor will never become a great artist unless he expresses by the actions of his physiognomy the passions which are supposed to agitate his soul . If he remains impassable when his features ought to reflect the joyful or tortured ...

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The Actors' Art
Language: en
Pages: 201
Authors: Gustave Garcia
Categories: Acting
Type: BOOK - Published: 1882 - Publisher:

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The Actor's Art
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: Jackson R. Bryer, Richard Allan Davison
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Bryer (English, U. of Maryland) and Davison (English, U. of Delaware) interviewed 17 seasoned actors about their professional lives, their views of American theater, and their perspectives on acting, the characters they've played, and the directors they've worked with. The interviews are presented in qanda format, and include the thoughts
The Actor's Art and Craft
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: William Esper, Damon Dimarco
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12-10 - Publisher: Anchor

William Esper, one of the leading acting teachers of our time, explains and extends Sanford Meisner's legendary technique, offering a clear, concrete, step-by-step approach to becoming a truly creative actor.Esper worked closely with Meisner for seventeen years and has spent decades developing his famous program for actor's training. The result
The Art of the Actor
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Jean Benedetti
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-12 - Publisher: Routledge

How did acting begin? What is its history, and what have the great thinkers on acting said about the art and craft of performance? In this single-volume survey of the history of acting, Jean Benedetti traces the evolution of the theories of the actor's craft drawing extensively on extracts from
Actors and the Art of Performance
Language: en
Pages: 120
Authors: Susanne Granzer
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-12 - Publisher: Springer

Actors and the Art of Performance: Under Exposure combines the author's two main biographical paths: her professional commitment to the fields of both theatre and philosophy. The art of acting on stage is analysed here not only from the theoretical perspective of a spectator, but also from the perspective of