An Actor's Handbook: An Alphabetical Arrangement of Concise Statements on Aspects of Acting, Reissue of First Edition (Theatre Arts Book) (Paperback)

An Actor's Handbook: An Alphabetical Arrangement of Concise Statements on Aspects of Acting, Reissue of First Edition (Theatre Arts Book) By Constantin Stanislavski Cover Image
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Description


This is the classic lexicon of Stanislavski's most important concepts, all in the master's own words. Upon its publication in 1963, An Actor's Handbook quickly established itself as an essential guide for actors and directors. Culling key passages from Stanislavski's vast output, this book covers more than one hundred and fifty key concepts, among them 'Improvisation', 'External Technique', 'Magic If', 'Imaginary Objects', 'Discipline', 'What Is My System?' and 'Stage Fright'.

This reissued, attractively packaged edition will be an essential book for any performer.

About the Author


Constantin Stanislavski, the most important director and acting teacher of the twentieth century, inspired the "Method" as well as thousands of performers worldwide. Elizabeth Reynolds Hapgood was his principal translator.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780878301812
ISBN-10: 087830181X
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: April 22nd, 2004
Pages: 160
Language: English
Series: Theatre Arts Book