Eight Women of the American Stage: Talking about Acting, Roy Harris with Mary Alice, Judith Ivey, Cherry Jones, Mary McDonnell, Donna Murphy, Sarah Jessica Parker, Gwen Verdon, Joanne Woodward
Pearson Education, 1997 - Performing Arts - 142 pages
This work is about the professional lives of eight American actresses working in theatre and film. Each of the interviews is presented as a narrative in which the subject reveals what brought her to acting, what draws her to a particular role, her method of preparation and other elements of acting technique, and her experiences with different directors. The actresses include: Joanne Woodward; Sarah Jessica Parker; Gwen Verdon; Mary Alice; Judith Ivey; Cherry Jones; Mary McDonnell; and Donna Murphy.
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For anyone interested in acting, how an actress approaches a role, or just the "theater biz," this is an absolutely essential book. The actresses, most of whom have careers in both theater and film ... Read full review