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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Her mission is to expand the awareness of language, its roots. its possibilities of meaning, its physical seat and vibration, its associations. its weight and texture and colour. More than a teacher, she is a director. an analyst. a ...
Therefore we have to work at language as well as voice; we have to practise it, in a sense, to get more adept at feeling its weight and movement. just as, in everyday life, how a person uses language (or does not use language) is pan of ...
It is always interesting, for instance, when you have been working on a part for some time and know it well, to then whisper a part of the text through — you notice quite freshly what the words are actually doing, their movement, weight ...
Technically this will make him press out the consonants and reduce the vowels to equal short weight and length. The speaking then becomes emphatic, which at once reduces the possibilities within the text by keeping it at a totally ...
Notice the different weight and substance of the words: how light 'hemlock, nettles, cuckoo-flowers' against the more solid 'sustaining corn'; how 28 THE ACTOR AND THE TEXT.
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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