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The Resource The making of the professional actor : a history, an analysis and a prediction, Adrian Cairns ; with a foreword by Jeremy Irons

The making of the professional actor : a history, an analysis and a prediction, Adrian Cairns ; with a foreword by Jeremy Irons

Label
The making of the professional actor : a history, an analysis and a prediction
Title
The making of the professional actor
Title remainder
a history, an analysis and a prediction
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Cairns ; with a foreword by Jeremy Irons
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
*UKM*
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Cairns, Adrian
Dewey number
792.02809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2061
LC item number
.C28 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Irons, Jeremy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Acting
  • Actors
Label
The making of the professional actor : a history, an analysis and a prediction, Adrian Cairns ; with a foreword by Jeremy Irons
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (pages 256-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The religions and the secular in medieval acting -- The Elizabethan actor turns pro -- Enter the actress: restoration liberation and 18th century developments in acting -- The early 19th century: acting in the grand manner -- The fin de siecle foundations of modern acting -- The Edwardian theatre and the establishment of professional training -- The French avant-garde: Copeau -- "The seed from which we have all grown" -- The Russian "revolution": Stanislavski's studio school -- The German 1920s: acting and politics with Piscator and Brecht -- The "Turbulent 1930s": Saint-Denis, Guthrie, Clurman, Doone, Artaud and Barrault -- the Seminal initiators -- A note on the 1950s' watershed at Sloane Square and Stratford East: actors link the "class divide"
  • The European gurus: actors on a string with Brook, Kantor, Grotowski, Strehler, Stein, Planchon, and Mnouchkine -- The American actor in search of a world rold -- The 1990s in Britain: actors at the mercy of market forces, but the National Thearre dream comes true -- New forms, new language, old needs -- "Controlled environments", "virtual reality", and "found spaces" -- Towards ritual and a Renaissance of the mysterious
Control code
36121673
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
285 pages
Isbn
9780720610024
Lccn
97120945
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The making of the professional actor : a history, an analysis and a prediction, Adrian Cairns ; with a foreword by Jeremy Irons
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (pages 256-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The religions and the secular in medieval acting -- The Elizabethan actor turns pro -- Enter the actress: restoration liberation and 18th century developments in acting -- The early 19th century: acting in the grand manner -- The fin de siecle foundations of modern acting -- The Edwardian theatre and the establishment of professional training -- The French avant-garde: Copeau -- "The seed from which we have all grown" -- The Russian "revolution": Stanislavski's studio school -- The German 1920s: acting and politics with Piscator and Brecht -- The "Turbulent 1930s": Saint-Denis, Guthrie, Clurman, Doone, Artaud and Barrault -- the Seminal initiators -- A note on the 1950s' watershed at Sloane Square and Stratford East: actors link the "class divide"
  • The European gurus: actors on a string with Brook, Kantor, Grotowski, Strehler, Stein, Planchon, and Mnouchkine -- The American actor in search of a world rold -- The 1990s in Britain: actors at the mercy of market forces, but the National Thearre dream comes true -- New forms, new language, old needs -- "Controlled environments", "virtual reality", and "found spaces" -- Towards ritual and a Renaissance of the mysterious
Control code
36121673
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
285 pages
Isbn
9780720610024
Lccn
97120945
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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