The Making of the Professional Actor

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A prediction of the actor's role in the future and the method of training we should work towards to accommodate this.... Should be required reading....for any prospective student or professional actor."" -Jeremy Irons. Cairns provides a stimulating analysis of acting styles and training used on the Elizabethan stage, Restoration and eighteenth century developments, Victorian acting ""in the grand manner,"" and twentieth century initiatives in Russia, Europe, England and the U.S. - the French avant-garde, the German twenties, the ""turbulent thirties,"" the European gurus, and American actors. Cairns concludes with chapters on modern drama and the use of Controlled Environments, Virtual Reality, and Found Spaces.

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Adrian Cairns is a respected writer and performer in the theater. Jeremy Irons is an Academy Award-winning actor. He has appeared in the films Eragon, Inland Empire, Kingdom of Heaven, and Reversal of Fortune.

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