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Acting Lessons for Living: Play the Scenes of Your Life with Intention, Presence, and Pure Potential: A Living, Acting and Enneagram Master Class Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781642378313
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Published: Gatekeeper Press - November 18th, 2019

Rock the Audition: How to Prepare for and Get Cast in Rock Musicals Cover Image
By Sheri Sanders, Ezra Menas (Foreword by)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781733403702
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Published: Rock the Audition LLC - November 12th, 2019

Rock musicals are an increasingly dominant force in contemporary musical theatre. Rock the Audition focuses in on this quickly growing area and defines what is required of a performer and their teacher to succeed in the audition room and on stage.


Cast Yourself: The Actor's Guide to Self-Producing Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780578567549
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Published: Carey-It-Off Productions - November 27th, 2019

Inside Improvisation: The Science Behind Theatrical Improvisation and How To Get Better Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780648369820
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Published: Academy of Improvisation Press - December 23rd, 2019

Inside Improvisation explains how improv comedy works inside our brain and body, and how many of the concepts we take for granted in improv have a scientific basis. As improvisors, once we know the science behind something, we can find better ways to improve.


The Total Actor: A Guide to Survival, Success, and Heritage Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781621537069
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Published: Allworth - June 2nd, 2020

“Mari Lyn offers sage advice.” —Joe Mantegna, Tony Award–winning actor and star of Criminal Minds

How to Build an Acting Career and Thrive on Stage


The Total Actor is filled with advice on everything a theater actor needs, from preparing for a career on the stage and auditioning to continued growth and exploration.


SLAP!!! Courage for the On-Camera Actor Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781543991659
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Published: BookBaby - December 7th, 2019

An Acting for Camera book for actors looking to break into the business, as well as for those who want to transition from onstage acting to film/tv work.


The Players' Advice to Hamlet: The Rhetorical Acting Method from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment Cover Image
$120.00
ISBN: 9781108498876
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Published: Cambridge University Press - March 12th, 2020

Hamlet is a characteristic intellectual more inclined to lecture actors about their craft than listen to them, and is a precursor of Enlightenment figures like Diderot and Lessing. This book is a quest for the voice of early professional actors, drawing on English, French and other European sources to distinguish the methods of professionals from the theories of intellectual amateurs.


An Actor's Guide—Making It in New York City, Third Edition: Everything a Working Actor Needs to Survive and Succeed in the Big Apple Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781621536963
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Published: Allworth - February 4th, 2020

A Step-by-Step Guide for the Actor Pursuing a Career in New York

A great deal has changed in the industry in the last decade. In this new, third edition of An Actor’s Guide—Making It in New York City, Glenn Alterman provides everything actors need to know.


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