The Actor at Work

Front Cover
Allyn and Bacon, 1997 - Performing Arts - 255 pages
1 Review
Focusing on the underlying principles of the acting process, this volume continues to present an experiential sequence of exercises designed to help students develop a thorough understanding of the physical, vocal, analytical and ethical aspects of the actor's art. This accessible revision begins by concentrating on the preparation of body and voice in Part I. Part II then examines the concept of action, and Part III concludes by focusing on development of character in the rehearsal process.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: The Actor at Work

User Review  - Ned - Goodreads

thorugh, serviceable. Read full review

Contents

Preparing Yourself
1
The Creative State
9
Centering and Moving
17
Copyright

21 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1997)

Robert Benedetti, a long-time friend of Studs Terkel, grew up in Chicago's close-knit Italian South Side community and wrote passionately about it in his autobiographical novel "The Long Italian Goodby." He is the author of screen plays, novels, and the creator of TV documentaries.

Bibliographic information