|Type: Books and Resource|
|Genre: Stage Movement|
|Synopsis | Table of Contents|
|In this rich resource for American actors, renowned movement teachers and directors reveal the physical skills needed for the stage and screen. This collection of essays explains not only particular disciplines and why the skills involved are valuable to performers, but also provides ready-to-use exercises and approaches for actors.
Experts in a wide array of performance fields provide remarkable insight into the Alexander technique, the use of psychological gesture, period movement, the work of Rudolph Laben, postmodern choreography, and Suzuki training, to name but a few. Those who want to pursue serious training will be able to consult the appendix for listings of the best teachers and schools across the country. This inspiring collection is a must-read for all actors, directors, and teachers of theater looking for stimulation and new approaches.|
|277 pages, 6 x 9 inches|