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  • Acting 2.0: Doing Work That Gets Work in a High-Tech World

    Acting 2.0: Doing Work That Gets Work in a High-Tech World

    Anthony Abeson s actor-training is an amalgam of his work with Peter Brook, Jerzy Grotowski, Lee Strasberg, Stella Adler and Harold Clurman. Many of his students have gone on to successful careers in theatre, film and television. In his book “Acting 2.0: Doing Work that Gets Work in a High-Tech World” Mr. Abeson discusses the...Read More »
  • TIPS on Auditioning, Ideas for Actors

    TIPS on Auditioning, Ideas for Actors

    Intended for younger actors, Jon Jory has created a comprehensive book that addresses everything you need to know when auditioning for stage, film, television and even for training programs. Jory offers practical advice on how to fulfill those hopes and defuse their fears with his very clear “Tips” format that is concise and readable-including 75...Read More »
  • The Best Men’s Stage Monologues 2015

    The Best Men’s Stage Monologues 2015

    Here also you will find a rich and varied selection of monologues, these for men, from plays which were produced and/or published in the 2014-2015 theatrical season. Most are for young performers (teens through 30s) and some excellent pieces for older men as well. Comic, dramatic, short or long, all represent the beset in contemporary...Read More »
  • The Best Women’s Stage Monologues 2015

    The Best Women’s Stage Monologues 2015

    Here you will find a rich and varied selection of monologues for women from plays which were produced and/or published in the 2014-2015 theatrical season. Some are comic, some are dramatic, some short, some rather long. All represent the best in contemporary playwriting.Read More »
  • True to Archetype

    True to Archetype

    As a theatre arts professor, Anne Johnstonbrown uses her personal experiences when teaching character development for roles in comedy, and her clear-cut archetypal method of characterization has expedited that process for countless comedic actors.   Anne Johnstonbrown is the author of “The 10-Commandments of Theater,” a Smith and Kraus handbook for method actors.  For decades, she...Read More »

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