Directing Actors: Creating Memorable Performances for Film and Television
This is essential reading for anyone interested in directing or acting. Judith Weston's brilliance is to recognize that directors, actors, writers, and technicians are involved in a process that is at essence a collaboration. In order for them to have the best shot at creating something true and meaningful, they must share a language and a method of exchange that fosters creative cooperation. Weston rightly sees the director as the central figure in inspiring the energy of a production's harmony. She advises the prospective director on every aspect of a stage or film production, showing how the director can draw the best performances possible from actors. -- From Amazon.com.
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Copyright , 1974 by Mark Medoff Caution : The reprinting of WHEN YOU COMIN
BACK , RED RYDER ? included in this volume is reprinted by permission of the
author and Dramatists Play Service , Inc . The amateur performances rights in ...
A good place to start in establishing some facts in the “ Red Ryder ” scene is the
characters ' relationship . I ' ll propose this statement for our list of facts : Stephen
and Angel work at the same diner . Sometimes students call me on this one .
For instance , let ' s say the two actors rehearsing the “ Red Ryder ” scene had
voiced in discussion their belief that the two characters didn ' t like each other or
get along at all ; then let ' s say they had done a read - through of the scene with ...
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Review: Directing ActorsUser Review - Sam - Goodreads
Anyone who is interested in working with actors should read this book; It's one of my the very best books I've read on the subject. Read full review
Review: Directing ActorsUser Review - Mike - Goodreads
An excellent resource for directing actors. Two thumbs up. Recommended in USC SCA Grad school. Check it out. Ms. Weston love trying to stretch your mind. If you get annoyed by it, just start skimming through and you'll still get a lot out of it. Read full review
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