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  1. Zygmunt Molik's Voice and Body Work

    The Legacy of Jerzy Grotowski

    By Giuliano Campo, Zygmunt Molik

    One of the original members of Jerzy Grotowski’s acting company, Zygmunt Molik’s Voice and Body Work explores the unique development of voice and body exercises throughout his career in actor training. This book, constructed from conversations between Molik and author Giuliano Campo, provides a...

    Published May 27th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Physical Actor

    Exercises for Action and Awareness

    By Annie Loui

    The Physical Actor is a comprehensive book of actor’s exercises, designed for the development of a strong and flexible physical body able to move with ease through space and interact instinctively on-stage. Annie Loui draws on her training with Etienne Decroux, Carolyn Carlson and Jerzy Grotowski...

    Published April 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  3. Psychophysical Acting

    An Intercultural Approach after Stanislavski

    By Phillip B. Zarrilli

    Psychophysical Acting is a direct and vital address to the demands of contemporary theatre on today’s actor. Drawing on over thirty years of intercultural experience, Phillip Zarrilli aims to equip actors with practical and conceptual tools with which to approach their work. Areas of focus include:...

    Published September 30th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Physical Theatres: A Critical Introduction

    By Simon Murray, John Keefe

    Physical Theatres: A Critical Introduction is the first account to provide a comprehensive overview of non text-based theatre, from experimental dance to traditional mime. This book synthesizes the history, theory and practice of physical theatres for students and performers, in what is both a core...

    Published November 12th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Physical Theatres: A Critical Reader

    Edited by John Keefe, Simon Murray

    Physical Theatres: A Critical Reader is an invaluable resource for students of physically orientated theatre and performance. This book aims to trace the roots and development of physicality in theatre by combining practical experience of the field with a strong historical and theoretical...

    Published November 7th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Theatre of Movement and Gesture

    By Jacques Lecoq

    Published in France in 1987, this is the book in which Lecoq first set out his philosophy of human movement, and the way it takes expressive form in a wide range of different performance traditions. He traces the history of pantomime, sets out his definition of the components of the art of mime,...

    Published September 25th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Laban for All

    By Jean Newlove, John Dalby

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 21st 2003 by Routledge

  8. Through the Body

    A Practical Guide to Physical Theatre

    By Dymphna Callery

    In Through the Body, Dymphna Callery introduces the reader to the principles behind the work of key practitioners of 20th-century theater including Artaud, Grotowski, Brook and Lecoq. She offers exercises that turn their theories into practice and explore their principles in action....

    Published March 8th 2002 by Routledge

  9. The Moving Body

    Teaching Creative Theatre

    By Jacques Lecoq, Jean-Gabriel Carasso, Jean-Claude Lallias

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 11th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Actors on Guard

    A Practical Guide for the Use of the Rapier and Dagger for Stage and Screen

    By Dale Anthony Girard

    Actors on Guard is the most comprehensive and detailed book on the art of theatrical swordplay available today. It provides the reader with the historical, theoretical and practical basis for learning, practicing and presenting theatrical sword fights. Focusing specifically on the Elizabethan...

    Published December 20th 1996 by Routledge