Week 3


Download: A Genealogy of Acting (class notes)

Broadway Bloodlust
Author: Mark A. Newman and David Johnson
Entertainment Design Vol: 38 Issue: 12 ISSN: 1520-5150 Start Page: 18

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The Stanislavski Game: Improvisation in the Rehearsal of Scripted Plays
Article Author: Scholte, Tom
Canadian Theatre Review Vol: 143 Issue: 1 ISSN: 0315-0836 Date: 01/2010 Pages: 24 – 28

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Week 2


I have attached a couple of optional readings for week two of the course. These are:

The Stanislavsky System in Russia
Author: Jack Poggi
Source: The Drama Review: TDR, Vol. 17, No. 1, Russian Issue (Mar., 1973), pp. 124-133

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Getting Stanislavsky Wrong
Author: Charles Marowitz.
Source: American Theatre. New York: Mar 2007. Vol. 24, Iss. 3; pg. 56, 4 pgs

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