Acting

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Laban for Actors and Dancers

Putting Laban's Movement Theory into Practice - A Step-by-Step Guide

A handbook, complete with graded exercises, for teachers and students wanting a practical introduction to Laban's famous system of movement.

Kevin Spacey on Richard II (Shakespeare On Stage)

Kevin Spacey discusses playing Richard II, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Thirteen Leading Actors in Thirteen Key Roles.

Judi Dench on Juliet (Shakespeare On Stage)

Judi Dench discusses playing Juliet, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Thirteen Leading Actors on Thirteen Key Roles.

Jude Law on Hamlet (Shakespeare On Stage)

Jude Law discusses playing Hamlet, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Thirteen Leading Actors on Thirteen Key Roles.

Inventing the Truth: Devising and Directing for the Theatre

An invaluable guide to the difficult arts of devising plays and directing texts, by one of the UK’s leading theatre directors.

The Integrated Voice (with DVD)

A Complete Voice Course for Actors

A unique new approach to the understanding and training of the actor's voice, with an accompanying 110-minute DVD showing the work in action.

The Improviser's Way

A Longform Workbook

An inspiring and interactive workbook to help you develop skills for longform improvisation, by one of the UK's top improv performers and teachers.

Improvisation in Rehearsal

John Abbott, author of The Improvisation Book, explains how theatre directors at every level can use improvisation in the rehearsal room. Foreword by Mark Rylance.

The Improvisation Game

Discovering the Secrets of Spontaneous Performance

A fascinating investigation into the wellsprings of improvisation in theatre, dance and music, from the author of the influential House of Games.

The Improvisation Book

How to Conduct Successful Improvisation Sessions

A practical guide to conducting improvisation sessions, for teachers, directors and workshop leaders.

Improv Beyond Rules

A Practical Guide to Narrative Improvisation

An inspiring, hands-on guide to narrative improvisation, by the co-creator and director of the Olivier Award-winning improv show Showstopper! The Improvised Musical.

Ian McKellen on Macbeth (Shakespeare On Stage)

Ian McKellen discusses playing Macbeth, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Thirteen Leading Actors on Thirteen Key Roles.

Ian McKellen on King Lear (Shakespeare On Stage)

Ian McKellen discusses playing King Lear, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2 - Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles.

House of Games

Making Theatre from Everyday Life

A treasure trove of drama games and exercises, an immensely valuable resource for teachers, theatre directors and drama workshop leaders.

Helen Mirren on Cleopatra (Shakespeare On Stage)

Helen Mirren discusses playing Cleopatra, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Thirteen Leading Actors in Thirteen Key Roles.

He Speaks: Monologues for Men

Edited by David Ferry

A collection of contemporary Canadian monologues for men, compiled and edited by David Ferry, offering many fresh and exciting speeches for auditions.

Harriet Walter on Imogen (Shakespeare On Stage)

Harriet Walter discusses playing Imogen in Shakespeare's Cymbeline, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2 - Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles.

Handbook of Acting Techniques

Edited by Arthur Bartow

A unique survey of the twentieth century's most influential acting methods, offering invaluable practical insights for actors and drama teachers.