The Actor And The Text
Random House, 29 февр. 2012 г. - Всего страниц: 304
Cicely Berry, Voice Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, is world-famous for her voice teaching. The Actor and the Text is her classic book, distilled from years of working with actors of the highest calibre.
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Again, what I am going to say will seem simple, but the deeper we take it the more important it will be: we have to make the breath and the muscular formation of the words the means by which the thought is released.
What is important is to find where our energy lies, and that is always with the breath. It is breath that gives us our strength, and when we feel strong tension becomes unnecessary. l suppose what l am really ...
We have to see the breath not simply as the means by which we make good sound and communicate information; but rather we have to see it as the physical life of the thought, so that we conceive the breath and the thought as one.
If we honour each one of these small phrases, yet ride the whole sentence on one breath, we will come close to the elemental nature of that thought. That is the skill we need, yet without ever losing the spoken impulse, for it should ...
Exercises are important to make us agile of speech, so that we can go as quickly as the thought takes us; and lust as we need unlimited breath, so we need sureness in placing the word, and some actors need more conscious work in this ...
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A guide to exploring the written and spoken styles of theatre and language and how to approach them as a performer. Includes warm-up exercises and rehearsal techniques. Читать весь отзыв
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This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional ... Читать весь отзыв
Further Points of Text
Relating to Other Texts
Further Voice Exercises
Index of Quotations