An Actor's Dickens: Scenes for Audition and Performance from the Works of Charles Dickens

An Actor's Dickens: Scenes for Audition and Performance from the Works of Charles Dickens

By: Beatrice Manley (author), Charles Dickens (author), Beatrice Manley (editor)Paperback

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Beatrice Manley, a celebrated on- and off-Broadway character actress, has selected eighty scenes from Dickens to show: * Passion - Uriah Heep, A Bit Ahead of his Moment (David Copperfield) and Smike Prays (Nicholas Nickleby) * Humour - Mr Pecksniff is Snubbed on a Grand Scole (Martin Chuzzlewit) and Mr Guppy Proposes Again (Bleak House) * Playing a Straight Role - Fanny Squeers Manages to Meet Nicholas Nickleby (Nicholas Nickleby) and Joe Says Goodbye to Dolly (Barnaby Rudge) * Manipulation - Tulkinghom Conquers Lady Dedlock (Bleak House) and Jonas Squirms in Montague's Net (Martin Chuzzlewit) * Scenes for the Young Actor - Dora is ill and Will Soon Die (David Copperfield) Jonas Goes A-Courting (Martin Chuzzlewit) * Breath and Act - Hugh Frightens Dolly (Barnaby Rudge) * Fear - David Goes Home for the Holidays (David Copperfield)

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Product Details

  • publication date: 15/10/2001
  • ISBN13: 9781557834690
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9781557834690
  • weight: 340
  • ISBN10: 1557834695

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