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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Yet that is the feeling which some actors have about their relationship with the
stage-director. They feel they are having their strings pulled, and resent it, and
show they feel hurt—insulted. PLAYGOER1 I can understand that.
POSTMASTER: Oh, then we shan't go to war with the Turks. MAYOR: Well, how
do you feel, Ivan Kuzmichi PosTMAsTi-IR: How do I feel? How do you feel, Anton
Antonovich? MAYOR: I? Well, I'm no coward, but I am just a little uncomfortable.
They begin to realize that they are sitting in at the death of something
extraordinary . . . colorful, varied, passionate, lost, witty, imaginative, of her own
integrity . . . and then they feel the tragedy. In the playing too there can be a
growing sincerity ...
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