Acting In Person and in Style

ISBN-10: 0697201333
ISBN-13: 9780697201331
Edition: 5th 1994 (Revised)
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Book details

List price: $95.63
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Foreword to the Fifth Edition
Preface to the Fifth Edition
A Special Note to Female Performers and Readers
Acting: In Person Introduction to
Centering On Centering The Centering Process Moving with a Sense of Center Selective Readings
Sensing On Sensing Isolating the Senses
Sight Perception, Touch Perception, Smell Perception, Taste Perception, Hearing Perception Combining the Senses Selective Readings
Focusing On Focusing The Importance of Observation
Developing Skills in Observation Communion with the Self Communion with Physical Objects Communion with the Other Communion with the Imaginary Circles of Attention
Freeing On Freeing Sounding Sound and Movement Explorations Selective Readings
Speaking On Speaking On Being Heard On Projection Developing Skills Phrasing Context and Vocal Variety Definition of Terms
Pitch and Range, Inflection, Intensity, Rate or Tempo, Emphasis, Pause, Rhythm Vocal Variety in Context Selective Readings
Feeling and Doing On Feeling and Doing Selective Readings
Synthesizing Selecting a Scene from the Play Four Techniques to Prepare a Scene
Personalization and Character in a Scene, Motivation and Character in a Scene, Pantomimic Dramatization and Character in a Scene, Visualization and Character in a Scene Seven Steps to Heaven: A Simplified Approach to Preparing a Scene
The Seven Steps Standard Acting Terms
Acting Area, Acting Positions, Rehearsal Terms, Terms Related to Movement or Blocking A Last Comment Concerning Final Rehearsals and Performance of the Scene Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Actor Checklist Eclectic Selective Readings
Auditioning How to Audition Types of Auditions Selecting an Audition Piece Practical Suggestions The Callback Musical Theatre Auditions Cold Reading Agents, Contracts, and Unions The Interview Selective Readings
Rehearsing On Rehearsing The Steps of Role Analysis Selective Readings
Acting in Style Introduction to Part II
Classical Antiquity: Restraint Overview of Greek Tragedy
Voice Greek Tragedy, Movement Greek Tragedy, Music Greek Tragedy, Character and Emotion Greek Tragedy Overview of Satyr Comedy and Old Greek Comedy (Aristophanes) Voice Old Greek Comedy, Movement Old Greek Comedy, Character and Emotion Old Greek Comedy Transition
Roman and Medieval Drama
Roman Drama, Acting Roman Drama, Medieval Drama, Acting Medieval Drama Translators and Translations and Adaptions Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Additional Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Actor Checklist Greek Tragedy Actor Checklist old Greek Comedy Selective Readings Suggested Filmography Note
Commedia Dell''Arte: Regeneration Overview of Commedia Dell''Arte
Voice, Movement, Character and Emotion Transition
Tudor Drama
Acting Tudor Drama Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Actor Checklist Commedia Dell''Arte Suggested Readings Suggested Filmography
Elizabethan and Shakespearean Style: Virtuosity Overview of the English Renaissance in Theatre Shakespeare
The Man, The Theatre, The Art, The Acting
Voice, Gesture and Movement, Character and Emotion, Dance and Music Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Actor Checklist Elizabethan and Shakespearean Style Selective Readings Suggested Filmography Notes
Seventeenth-Century French Neoclassicism: Restraint Again Overview of French Neoclassicism (Seventeenth Century)
Voice French Neoclassic Tragedy, Movement French Neoclassic Tragedy, Character and Emotion French Neoclassic Tragedy, Voice French Neoclassic Comedy, Movement French Neoclassic Comedy, Character and Emotion French Neoclassic Comedy Music and Translations
French Neoclassicism Suggested Characters and Playsfor Scene Work Actor Checklist French Neoclassic Tragedy (Racine) Actor Checklist French Neoclassic Comedy (Moliere) Selective Readings Suggested Filmography
Restoration Comedy: Vitality Overview of Restoration Comedy
Voice, Movement, Character and Emotion Transition
Eighteenth-Century Sentimentalism and Nineteenth-Century Romanticism and Melodrama Movement toward Realism Acting in Romantic Plays and Melodramas Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Additional Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Actor Checklist Restoration Comedy Selective Readings Suggested Filmography Note
Realism and Naturalism: Selectivity and Photographic Detail Overview of Realism Overview of Naturalism
Voice, Movement, Character and Emotion Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Actor Checklist Realism and Naturalism Selective Readings Suggested Filmography
Early Twentieth-Century Nonrealism: Distortion-A New Reality Overview of Nonrealism
Voice, Movement, Character and Emotion Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Actor Checklist Early Twentieth-Century Nonrealism Selective Readings Suggested Filmography Note
Brecht and Epic Style: Didacticism Overview of Brecht Epic Theatre-From Illusion to Fact and Social Action
Asian Influence on Brecht, Voice, Movement, Character and Emotion Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Actor Checklist Brecht Epic Theatre Selective Readings Suggested Filmography
Absurd:Beyond Reason Overview of Existential, the Absurd
Voice, Movement, Character and Emotion Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Actor Checklist Absurd Selective Readings Suggested Filmography
Eclectic: Intermingling Overview of Eclectic
Voice, Movement, Character and Emotion Suggested Characters and Plays for Scene Work Actor Checklist Eclectic
Selective Readings
Suggested Filmography Note
Epilogue
Glossary
Credits
Index

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