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AN ACTOR RESEARCHES
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AN ACTOR RESEARCHES

  In an earlier podcast I said that actors who are working now are lucky to have so much information …Read the Rest

THE LAZY ACTOR
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THE LAZY ACTOR

use player below to listen to podcast A long time ago, I had a student in my class whose work …Read the Rest

HAVE FUN
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HAVE FUN

Before you go on stage almost every director will tell you to have fun. Telling you this is meant as …Read the Rest

sonnet 29 preparation and homework
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sonnet 29 preparation and homework

If you follow my Podcasts you know that a year ago I had a stroke andAbout two months ago I …Read the Rest

TRUST YOURSELF
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TRUST YOURSELF

I am delighted that you have chosen to listen tomy NOTES ON ACTING podcasts ng but I hope you understand …Read the Rest

More on Actor’s Research
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More on Actor’s Research

To get inside a script, you need to read, brainstorm, research, and visualize. But sometimes you need more.  Since professions …Read the Rest

The Unbroken Line
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The Unbroken Line

Music is composed of notes and rests and has a clear beginning, middle, and end.  During the rests there is …Read the Rest

You Can’t Become Someone Else
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You Can’t Become Someone Else

Watching Daniel Day-Lewis play Abraham Lincoln, audiences felt like they were seeing the real man.  They felt that the actor …Read the Rest

Restoring the Balance
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Restoring the Balance

One of the most important elements of a script is the concept of balance. Scripts generally start with the characters …Read the Rest

Personalizing Your Props
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Personalizing Your Props

It is our job as actors to make the props we handle on stage and in movies come to life.  …Read the Rest

Remember, Recall, Reminisce
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Remember, Recall, Reminisce

You can’t act adjectives and if you act emotions your work will be flat.  So you must find good active …Read the Rest

Thinking Shakespeare by Barry Edelstein
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Thinking Shakespeare by Barry Edelstein

“Thinking Shakespeare gives the actors practical advice about how to make Shakespeare’s words feel spontaneous, passionate, and real. Based on …Read the Rest

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