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  1. Voice: Onstage and Off

    By Robert Barton, Rocco dal Vera

    Voice: Onstage and Off is a comprehensive guide to the process of building, mastering, and fine-tuning the voice for performance. Every aspect of vocal work is covered, from the initial speech impulse and the creation of sound, right through to refining the final product in different types of...

    Published April 18th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Dialects for the Stage

    2nd Edition

    By Evangeline Machlin

    Dialect work is one of the actor's most challenging tasks. Need to know a Russian accent? Playing a German countess or a Midwestern farmhand? These and more accents – from Yiddish to French Canadian – are clearly explained in Evangeline Machlin's classic work. Now available in a book-and-CD format,...

    Published February 28th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Finding Your Voice

    By Barbara Houseman

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 6th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Voice-Overs

    A Practical Guide with CD

    By Bernard Graham Shaw

    Voice-Overs is an insider's guide to voicing radio and television commercials. Bernard Graham Shaw draws upon his nearly 20 years of voice-work experience to teach valuable studio skills and offers practical advice on how to build a voice-over career....

    Published November 30th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Voice and Speech in the Theatre

    5th Edition

    By J. Clifford Turner, Malcolm Morrison

    This is a classic book on voice and speech, designed for actors at all levels. One of the great voice teachers of his day, J. Clifford Turner here uses simple and direct language to impart the necessary technical 'basics' of speech and voice....

    Published May 26th 2000 by Routledge

  6. The Voice Book

    Revised Edition

    By Michael McCallion

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 17th 1998 by Routledge

  7. American Dialects

    A Manual for Actors, Directors, and Writers

    By Lewis Herman, Marguerite Shalett Herman

    This standard text, now in paperback for the first time-- the companion volume to Foreign Dialects-- American Dialects offers representative dialects of every major section of the United States. In each case, a general description and history of the dialect is given, followed by an analysis of...

    Published January 24th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Foreign Dialects

    A Manual for Actors, Directors, and Writers, 2nd Edition

    By Lewis Herman, Marguerite Shalett Herman

    Most actors and directors have struggled with the problem of needing to imitate foreign dialects. Marguerite and Lewis Herman have created an essential tool for actors, directors and writers aiming toward the most authentic performances possible.Foreign Dialects contains an extensive repertoire of...

    Published January 15th 1997 by Routledge

  9. The Need for Words

    Voice and the Text

    By Patsy Rodenburg

    How we speak, what we speak and the impact of the spoken word is the story Patsy Rodenburg tells in this companion volume to her bestselling first book, The Right to Speak, her "Owner's Manual of the Voice." Rodenburg's humane attitude toward her reader and her keen awareness of the anxiety of...

    Published June 14th 1993 by Routledge

  10. The Right to Speak

    Working with the Voice

    By Patsy Rodenburg

    In The Right to Speak, renowned voice teacher Patsy Rodenburg teaches you how to meet any speaking challenge with total self-assurance. Rodenburg has trained thousands of actors, singers, media personalities, lawyers, politicians, business people, teachers and students in the art of using their...

    Published June 14th 1993 by Routledge

  11. Speech for the Stage

    2nd Edition

    By Evangeline Machlin

    From its original publication, thousands of actors have used this classic text to develop and refine their voice and speech. Evangeline Machlin includes warm-up routines for the voice but initially focuses on the importance of listening. She also discusses such important elements as relaxation,...

    Published June 25th 1992 by Routledge