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Lola Cohen, Editor of The Lee Strasberg Notes, Launches Book at Elaine’s (NYC)

On March 15, the famed nightspot Elaine’s on New York’s Upper East Side set the scene for the book launch of The Lee Strasberg Notes, edited by Lola Cohen.

“For the actor, The Lee Strasberg Notes are an indispensible companion. Put it in your pocket and go...”
–Johnny Depp
“Reading The Lee Strasberg Notes re-kindled the first rush of excitement I felt about the possibilities of Acting. If you are an Actor—buy it.”
–Ralph Fiennes

On March 15, the famed nightspot Elaine’s on New York’s Upper East Side set the scene for the book launch of The Lee Strasberg Notes, edited by Lola Cohen. The much-anticipated book is being heralded by actors and directors as capturing the voice of the late theater legend. Click here for more.

Compiled and edited from unpublished transcripts of Strasberg’s own classes on acting, The Lee Strasberg Notes recreates his theoretical approach as well as practical exercises used by his students. Including a Preface by Anna Strasberg and a Foreword by Martin Sheen, this illuminating book brings the reader closer to Strasberg’s own methods than any other, making it a phenomenal resource for students, actors, and directors.

Lola Cohen has taught acting for over twenty years at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts Acting Program.  

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