Did you know that "an actor must believe to make his audience believe?" This is the key concept behind ACTING IS BELIEVING. Authors Charles McGaw and Larry D. Clark have influenced thousands of actors, and this Twelfth Edition has been completely updated by Kenneth Stilson to inspire today's future acting professionals. New exercises keep the content current and relevant. You'll learn the Stanislavski System and how to perfect using it, and benefit from hundreds of other tips that help you become the flawless actor you are meant to be. The final chapter, "Getting the Job," will help you find a job in the acting industry by discussing the latest approaches to auditioning and marketing.
Publisher: Cengage Learning, Inc
Number of pages: 352
Weight: 696 g
Dimensions: 240 x 195 x 18 mm
Edition: 12th edition
"The organization of the book is very strong. I like the order of the chapters because I believe they present the material from basic information to more specific information."
"The physical and vocal work in Chapter Two is excellent and provides a great roadmap for the student to work on their own, or in class."
"This is an excellent book to introduce [students] to the study of acting beyond the basics of being comfortable on stage. . . . This text grabs the student's attention with its layout, photos, and examples. It is well-structured for understanding the process of acting. It is easily readable with strong application exercises."