The Actor as Storyteller
An Introduction to Acting 2nd
By (author) Bruce Miller
Normal Price: $46.57
Your Price: $41.91 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $6.95 per order
You Save: $4.66! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.10 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Actor as Storyteller by Bruce Miller
Book Description(Book). The Actor as Storyteller is intended for serious beginning actors. It opens with an overview, explaining the differences between theater and its hybrid mediums, the part an actor plays in each of those mediums. It moves on to the acting craft itself, with a special emphasis on analysis and choice-making, introducing the concept of the actor as storyteller, then presents the specific tools an actor works with. Next, it details the process an actor can use to prepare for scene work and rehearsals, complete with a working plan for using the tools discussed. The book concludes with a discussion of mental preparation, suggestions for auditioning, a process for rehearsing a play, and an overview of the realities of show business. Included in this updated edition are: * A detailed examination of script analysis of the overall play and of individual scenes * A sample of an actor's script, filled with useful script notations * Two new short plays, one written especially for this text * Updated references, lists of plays, and recommended further reading
Buy Actor as Storyteller book by Bruce Miller from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780879103866
Classification: Acting techniques
Format: Paperback (229mm x 152mm x 21mm)
Imprint: Limelight Editions
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
Publish Date: 1-Feb-2012
Country of Publication: United States
You might also like...
Secrets of Stage Success by Louise Dearman
Two of the biggest musical-theatre stars working today answer questions submitted by the public on a wide range of theatrical topics.
Advice from the Players by Laura Barnett
A host of leading actors offer tips and advice learned from their many combined years of experience working in the performing arts.
Auditionology by Harriet Greenspan
Top Hollywood Casting Director Harriet Greenspan demystifies the casting process for young actors and their parents, guiding them on their journey to book roles in television, movies and theater.
Playbook by Dr William Hall» View more books like these...
Improvisation Games formats and notes. This book is perfect for improv groups who want to expand their collection of games. Teachers will love the variety of drama games for their classes. A few long form formats are also included as well as notes on improvisation.
Books By Author Bruce Miller
Acting on the Script, Paperback (October 2014)
Contains eight short plays, which can be used independently or as parts of one full-length play, giving aspiring actors the practice they need to tell the story of the play and of their characters clearly, believably, and compellingly.
Scene Study Book, Paperback (February 2010)
A practical, step-by-step guide that runs from the analysis of basic story structure - including conflict and story arc - to making choices - including physical and psychological action. It includes chapters on selecting scenes, partnering, and scoring a script, along with a first-rate list of contemporary scenes to use.
Albert Paley, Hardback (May 2008)» View all books by Bruce Miller
At 80 feet high, 40 feet wide and 35 feet deep, Albert Paleys sculpture is dedicated to the steel service industry, therefore, Paley used industrially produced steel elements for the composition of the sculpture steel beams, tubes, and sheet steel including scrap material remaining from steel plates.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Actor as Storyteller book by Bruce Miller and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2015. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.