Building A Character

Building A Character

Book - 1989 rinting
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Building a Character is one of the three volumes that make up Stanislavski's The Acting Trilogy.

An Actor Preparesexplores the inner preparation an actor must undergo in order to explore a role to the full. In this volume, Sir John Gielgud said, this great director "found time to explain a thousand things that have always troubled actors and fascinated students."

Building a Characterdiscusses the external techniques of acting: the use of the body, movement, diction, singing, expression, and control.

Creating a Roledescribes the preparation that precedes actual performance, with extensive discussions of Gogol's The Inspector General and Shakespeare's Othello. Sir Paul Scofield called Creating a Role "immeasurably important" for the actor.

These three volumes belong on any actor's short shelf of essential books.

Publisher: New York : Routledge/Theater Arts Books, 1989 printing, c1977.
ISBN: 9780878309825
0878309829
Branch Call Number: 792.028/STANISLAVSKY
Characteristics: 299 p. ; 21 cm.

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