Stanislavsky in Focus: An Acting Master for the Twenty-First Century

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Taylor & Francis, Sep 2, 2008 - Performing Arts - 248 pages
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Examines the history and actual premises of Stanislavsky's 'System', separating myth from fact with forensic skill. This study shows how the 'System' was gradually transformed into the Method, popularised in the 1950s by Lee Strasberg and the Actor's Studio.

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Best and most complete story of Stan's development of his "system". Sophisticated, experienced author, deeply researched. Read full review

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Sharon Marie Carnicke is Professor of Theatre and Slavic Literatures, University of Southern California.

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