By Konstantin Stanislavski,Richard Eyre
Stanislavski’s ‘system’ has ruled actor-training within the West given that his writings have been first translated into English within the Twenties and 30s. His systematic try and define a psycho-physical method for performing single-handedly revolutionized criteria of appearing within the theatre.
Until now, readers and scholars have needed to deal with faulty, deceptive and difficult-to-read English-language models. the various mistranslations have led to profound distortions within the approach his approach has been interpreted and taught. ultimately, Jean Benedetti has succeeded in translating Stanislavski’s large handbook right into a full of life, attention-grabbing and actual textual content in English. He has remained devoted to the author's unique intentions, placing the 2 books formerly referred to as An Actor Prepares and development a personality again jointly into one quantity, and in a colloquial and readable variety for trendy actors.
The result's a huge contribution to the theatre, and a provider to at least one of the good innovators of the 20 th century.
This Routledge Classics version encompasses a new Foreword through the director Richard Eyre.
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Stanislavski’s ‘system’ has ruled actor-training within the West considering his writings have been first translated into English within the Twenties and 30s. His systematic try and define a psycho-physical strategy for performing single-handedly revolutionized criteria of appearing within the theatre. beforehand, readers and scholars have needed to take care of misguided, deceptive and difficult-to-read English-language models.
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An Actor's Work (Routledge Classics) by Konstantin Stanislavski,Richard Eyre