To the Actor

To the Actor

Book - 2002
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Michael Chekhov's classic work To the Actorhas been revised and expanded by Mala Powers to explain, clearly and concisely, the essential techniques for every actor from developing a character to strengthen awareness.

Chekhov's simple and practical method - successfully used by professional actors all over the world - trains the actor's imagination and body to fulfill its potential.

To the Actorincludes a previously unpublished chapter on 'Psychological Gesture', translated into English by the celebrated director Andrei Malaev - Babel; a new biographical overview by Mala Powers; and a foreword by Simon Callow.

This book is a vital text for actors and directors including acting and theatre history students.

Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2002.
Edition: Rev. and expanded ed.
ISBN: 9780415258753
Branch Call Number: 792.028 Chek
PN2061 .C44 2002
Characteristics: lii, 222 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Additional Contributors: Powers, Mala 1931-2007.


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