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Crowdsourcing for Filmmakers

10.13.2017actorsbook cornerproducers
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Whether you’re a producer, screenwriter, filmmaker, or other creative, you probably have a project that needs constant exposure, or a product to promote. But how do you rise above the noise? In ...

Audition for Your Career, Not the Job

09.29.2017actorsbook corner
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A complete guide for actors on how to craft auditions for film and TV, from Los Angeles-based master acting coach Tim Phillips, creator of the Sherlock Holmesing the Text(R) method. "Those who read...

Improvising Out Loud

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Jeff Corey (1914--2002) made a name for himself in the 1940s as a character actor in films like Superman and the Mole Men (1951), Joan of Arc (1948), and The Killers (1946). Everything changed...

Audition

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The casting director for Chicago, Pippin, Becket, Gypsy, The Graduate, the Sound of Music and Jesus Christ Superstar tells you how you can find your dream! Absolutely everything an actor needs to...

Actors Affirmations

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Audio Version is Available in Audible Shelf The law of attraction is based on the idea that everything in the universe has a "polarity", meaning that everything, from the food you eat to the...

Audition Prep

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Never walk into an audition like an amateur again! This book will help you prepare yourself and your acting materials like the pros do without paying hundreds of dollars to have someone do it for you....

Learning Lines?

07.07.2017actorsbook corner
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When Michael Murray was a student at R.A.D.A. he was told by his drama tutor, "You do not learn lines: you study a part". But how do you study a part? In "Learning Lines?" Michael describes the...

Young Performers at Work

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Award-winning e-book! 2016 Silver Medal "IPPY" Read this book before you pursue your child's dream of fame and fortune in the entertainment industry; . Sharing in-depth knowledge from...

Guide to Improv in the Classroom

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Most people know The Second City as an innovative school for improvisation that has turned out leading talents such as Alan Arkin, Bill Murray, Stephen Colbert, and Tina Fey. This groundbreaking...

Theater Games for the Classroom

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This book offers the most comprehensive theater instruction for all types of students, from small children to young adults. It includes over 130 theater games, plus exercises and instructional...

Improvisation for the Theater

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Here is the thoroughly revised third edition of the bible of improvisational theater. Viola Spolin's improvisational techniques changed the very nature and practice of modern theater. The first two...

A Practical Handbook for the Actor

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This simple and essential book about the craft of acting describes a technique developed and refined by the authors, all of them young actors, in their work with Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright...

Actions: The Actors' Thesaurus

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A vital companion for actors in rehearsal - a thesaurus of action-words to revitalise performance, with a foreword by Terry Johnson.Finding the right action is an essential part of the process of...

Respect for Acting

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Respect for Acting "This fascinating and detailed book about acting is Miss Hagen's credo, the accumulated wisdom of her years spent in intimate communion with her art. It is at once the voicing of...

An Actor Prepares

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Stanislavski's simple exercises fire the imagination, and help readers not only discover their own conception of reality but how to reproduce it as well. The author is most ready to point out that...

Sanford Meisner on Acting

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Sanford Meisner was one of the best known and beloved teachers of acting in the country. This book follows one of his acting classes for fifteen months, beginning with the most rudimentary exercises...

Audition, the Book

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Michael Shurtleff has been casting director for Broadway shows like Chicago and Becket and for films like The Graduate and Jesus Christ Superstar. His legendary course on auditioning has...

Self-Management for Actors

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Become your future agent's dream client before you've even met. Self-Management for Actors will help you take control of the business side of your creative career. By learning how to build your...

Hit The Ground Running

01.21.2017actorsbook corner
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HIT THE GROUND RUNNING The First Years of Your Acting Career Most how-to books are written by one or two writers, yet there are many ways actors become successful. Carolyne Barry has written a book...

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