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The Resource A field guide to actor training : navigating acting methods, studio classes, private training, and graduate and undergraduate programs, Laura Wayth

A field guide to actor training : navigating acting methods, studio classes, private training, and graduate and undergraduate programs, Laura Wayth

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A field guide to actor training : navigating acting methods, studio classes, private training, and graduate and undergraduate programs
Title
A field guide to actor training
Title remainder
navigating acting methods, studio classes, private training, and graduate and undergraduate programs
Statement of responsibility
Laura Wayth
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
""Should I go to a school and get more training in acting, or should I just go out there and 'do it'?" A Field Guide to Actor Training will help you answer this question! The book is designed to be an introduction to various theater training methodologies, highlighting their basic tenets and comparing and contrasting each system of training and rehearsal. The goal is to provide a one-stop-shopping kind of resource for student/beginning actors who are seeking training through private studios or graduate schools and who crave guidance in selecting training that is right for them. [Wayth starts] with the big question of "Why is actor training important?" and mov[es] on to overviews of the major acting methodologies, vocal training, physical actor training, and advice on how to find the right kind of training for each individual ..."--Publisher's description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wayth, Laura
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Acting
  • Acting
  • 2015NEWMARCH
Label
A field guide to actor training : navigating acting methods, studio classes, private training, and graduate and undergraduate programs, Laura Wayth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The big questions -- Why actor training is important -- Stanislavsky, the foundation of it all -- Lee Strasberg and The method / by Professor Terry Hardcastle -- -- Practical aesthetics technique -- Michael Chekhov technique -- Meisner technique -- Stella Adler -- Uta Hagen -- Viewpoints -- Suzuki method -- Spolin and improv -- Grotowski -- Demystifying vocal training -- Demystifying physical acting training -- A look at degree-granting training programs -- A student Q & A session
Control code
879329427
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 242 pages
Isbn
9780879108243
Lccn
2014008324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 650
System control number
(OCoLC)879329427
Label
A field guide to actor training : navigating acting methods, studio classes, private training, and graduate and undergraduate programs, Laura Wayth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The big questions -- Why actor training is important -- Stanislavsky, the foundation of it all -- Lee Strasberg and The method / by Professor Terry Hardcastle -- -- Practical aesthetics technique -- Michael Chekhov technique -- Meisner technique -- Stella Adler -- Uta Hagen -- Viewpoints -- Suzuki method -- Spolin and improv -- Grotowski -- Demystifying vocal training -- Demystifying physical acting training -- A look at degree-granting training programs -- A student Q & A session
Control code
879329427
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 242 pages
Isbn
9780879108243
Lccn
2014008324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 650
System control number
(OCoLC)879329427

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