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By Trilby James

ISBN-10: 1848423780

ISBN-13: 9781848423787

Helping you choose and practice the audition piece that's most suitable on your appearing skills

As an actor at any point – no matter if you're doing theatre reports in class, playing formative years theatre, getting ready for drama-school showcases, or attending expert appearing workshops – you are going to usually be required to organize a duologue with a fellow performer. Your good fortune is usually in keeping with finding and choosing a clean, dynamic scene fitted to your particular acting abilities, in addition to your interaction as a duo. that is the place this ebook comes in.

This assortment positive factors twenty-five very good duologues for one guy and one lady, all written because the 12 months 2000 by means of a few of our most fun dramatic voices, delivering a wide selection of personality varieties and kinds of writing.

Playwrights featured contain Howard Brenton, Jez Butterworth, Caryl Churchill, Sam Holcroft, Anna Jordan, Lucy Kirkwood, Rona Munro, Evan Placey, Jessica Swale and Jack Thorne, and the performs themselves have been premiered on the best possible theatres around the united kingdom together with the nationwide Theatre, Manchester Royal alternate, the Traverse in Edinburgh, Shakespeare's Globe, and the Almeida, Bush, Hampstead and Royal court docket Theatres.

Drawing on her event as an actor, director and instructor at a number of top drama colleges, Trilby James equips every one duologue with a radical creation together with the important details you want to position the piece in context (the who, what, whilst, the place and why) and recommendations approximately tips on how to practice the scene to its greatest influence (including the characters' objectives).

The assortment additionally positive aspects an creation typically strategy of opting for and getting ready a duologue, and the way to provide it to the best influence. the result's the main finished and worthwhile modern duologue publication of its sort now available.

'Sound sensible advice... a resource of proposal for academics and scholars alike' Teaching Drama Magazine on The reliable Audition Guides

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