Directors on Directing: A Source Book of the Modern Theater
Less than 200 years ago the director was only an "ideal" projected by disgruntled critics. Today, productions wouldn't be able to survive with our the adept talents of the director. This book has been known for years as the guide to the "unknown theater" of the director. This collection is comprised of the voices of the modern theater as they state their credos and explore their craft. Topics include: the emergence of the director; behind the fourth wall; the art of rehearsal; light and space; and much more. Directors and avid theater-buffs.
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When you have put your actors through an act for the first time in this way, go
through it again to settle the business firmly in their memory. Be on the stage,
handling your people and prompting them with the appropriate tones, as they will
The emotional reaction must be secured first. The problem now arises: “How can
we in the theater confine ourselves to the unconscious mind?" The hypnotist has
supplied us with the answer: “Still the conscious mind." The hypnotist's first effort
The first part of the scene is very well done. Sharp gesture, marionettelike quality.
It will not militate against the atmosphere of illness. It will be all right if you obtain
the effect of ease. Now you have just one note in your groaning, but when ...
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