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Forthcoming Acting Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Singing and Acting Handbook

    Games and Exercises for the Performer, 2nd Edition

    By Thomas De Mallet Burgess, Nicholas Skilbeck

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Tales of the Flesh

    Modernsim and Performance Movement

    By Colin Counsell

    Interest in performance movement, and specifically 'physical theatre', has never been greater, within the classroom, academy and theatre. But there is a remarkable absence of texts that subject the moving body to a fully analytical gaze. Tales of the Flesh, by Colin Counsell,...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Acting in Musical Theatre

    A Comprehensive Course, 2nd Edition

    By Joe Deer, Rocco Dal Vera

    Acting in Musical Theatre: A Comprehensive Course offers a complete guide to mastering this highly specialized area of acting. Packed with practical tips, useful exercises and advice from professionals, this book offers step-by-step instruction for an integrated performance, looking at: the...

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Improvisation Studies Reader

    Spontaneous Acts

    Edited by Ajay Heble, Rebecca Caines

    Improvisation is a performance practice that animates and activates diverse energies of inspiration, critique, and invention. In recent years it has coalesced into an exciting and innovative new field of interdisciplinary scholarly inquiry, becoming a cornerstone of both practical and theoretical...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Actor Training Reader

    Edited by MARK EVANS

    The Actor Training Reader is an invaluable resource for students and teachers of acting, offering access to a wide range of key texts that identify, explore, illuminate and interrogate the challenges, practices and processes involved in training the modern actor. A companion volume to the...

    To Be Published March 12th 2015 by Routledge

  6. African Accents

    A workbook for actors

    By Beth McGuire

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Monologues for Actors of Color

    Women, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Roberta Uno

    Actors of colour need the best speeches to demonstrate their skills and hone their craft. Roberta Uno has carefully selected monologues that represent African-American, Native American, Latino, and Asian-American identities. Each monologue comes with an introduction and notes on the characters and...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Clowns

    In conversation with modern masters

    Edited by Ezra LeBank, David Bridel

    Clowns: In Conversation with Modern Masters is a groundbreaking collection of conversations with 20 of the greatest clowns on earth. In discussion with clown aficionados Ezra LeBank and David Bridel, these legends of comedy reveal the origins, inspirations, techniques, and philosophies that...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Essential Acting

    A Practical Handbook for Actors, Teachers and Directors, 2nd Edition

    By Brigid Panet

    How do actors fuse thought, emotion and action within their creative process? Essential Acting is an inspired and reliable toolbox for actors and teachers in the classroom, the rehearsal room and the workshop. RADA’s Brigid Panet has distilled nearly 60 years of acting, directing and actor...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Yoga and Actor Training

    By Dorinda Hulton, Maria Kapsali

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge