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An Attitude for Acting: How to Survive (and Thrive) as an Actor

An Attitude for Acting: How to Survive (and Thrive) as an Actor

By: Tara Swart (author), Andrew Tidmarsh (author)Paperback

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A "how to" book for actors who want to develop a "can do" attitude to their profession in the face of rejection and intense competition. This book will inspire you to break out of the cycle of despondency and start to view yourself as a creative and autonomous individual who is valuable and employable.

About Author

ANDREW TIDMARSH is a theatre director, film maker and teacher. He has taught at leading drama schools and currently runs the Foundation course at RADA. He has directed work at Soho Theatre, Wimbledon Studio, Shakespeare's Globe and Jermyn St Theatre. He lives in Kennington, London.Dr. TARA SWART is an executive coach with a background in psychological medicine and neuroscience. She has fourteen publications and communications in journals of neuroscience and coaching. She lives in Shepherd's Bush, West London.


The book focuses on: Maintaining a healthy attitude Dealing with negative emotions Keeping productive and motivated Developing self-belief and getting the support you need Turning discouragement into activity and opportunity Coping with nerves Preparing for auditions Being included and not feeling left out Building a value system that includes trust, responsibility, flexibility, creativity, adaptability and courage

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781848421127
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9781848421127
  • weight: 326
  • ISBN10: 1848421125

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