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Acting Solo : Roadmap to Success,9780879103750

Acting Solo : Roadmap to Success



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In The Scene Study Book, award-winning professor Bruce Miller explored the entire scene study process. In his follow-up book, Acting Solo, he addresses what aspects of your craft to work on, even when working alone, that will help you survive and grow as an actor.

Author Biography

Bruce Miller is an associate professor and the Director of Acting Programs at the University of Miami, where he teaches acting, directing, and script analysis. He is the author of The Scene Study Book (Limelight Editions), The Actor as Storyteller (McGraw-Hill), and Head-first Acting (Smith and Kraus). Miller's articles on acting appear regularly in Dramatics magazine and Teaching Theatre.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. ix
Analysis and Homework: Here-and-Now Things
Working a Monologuep. 3
More on Monologuep. 21
Preparing to Act a Songp. 39
Putting the Song Acrossp. 51
Acting in Comedyp. 65
Acting Shakespearep. 77
Style-Finding the World of the Playp. 105
Ongoing and Long-Term Things
Making Yourself Director-Proofp. 117
Memorizationp. 129
Relaxation and Emotionp. 143
Putting Your Solo Togetherp. 157
Learning to View Drama and Theatre Criticallyp. 173
Mastering Your Craftp. 185
Glossary of Acting Termsp. 199
A Final Notep. 219
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