A Field Guide to Actor Training

A Field Guide to Actor Training

By: Laura Wayth (author)Paperback

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A Field Guide to Actor Training will help you answer the question of Why is actor training important? The book is designed to be an introduction to various theatre training methodologies, highlighting their basic tenets and comparing and contrasting each system of training and rehearsal. The goal is to provide a one-stop-shopping kind of resource for student/beginning actors who are seeking training through private studios or graduate schools and who crave guidance in selecting training that is right for them. Starting with the big question of Why is actor training important? and moving on to overviews of the major acting methodologies, vocal training, physical actor training, and advice on how to find the right kind of training for each individual, A Field Guide to Actor Training is an essential resource for the student actor.

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About Author

LAURA WAYTH has worked internationally as a teacher and coach at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, in Italy, Morocco, and China. She received her MFA from the American Repertory Theatre Institute for Advanced Theatre Training at Harvard University and the Moscow Art Theatre School Institute in Russia.

Product Details

  • publication date: 20/08/2014
  • ISBN13: 9780879108243
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 304
  • ID: 9780879108243
  • weight: 408
  • ISBN10: 087910824X

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