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An improvised life : a memoir

Author: Alan Arkin
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Da Capo Press edView all editions and formats
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"An Improvised Life" is Oscar winner Alan Arkin's wise and unpretentious recollection of the process--artistic and personal--of becoming an actor, and a revealing look into the creative mind of one of the best practitioners on stage or screen.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Autobiography
Named Person: Alan Arkin; Alan Arkin; Alan Arkin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Arkin
ISBN: 9780306819667 030681966X
OCLC Number: 657595641
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 201 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Alan Arkin.

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From the Oscar-winning co-star of Little Miss Sunshine, a reflection on what theater--specifically the improvisational sort--has taught him about both craft and life.  Read more...

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Huffington Post, 3/21/11 "[A] thoughtful look back at a long and distinguished career...Fans and admirers of the Academy Award-winning star will enjoy An Improvised Life for the insight to be gained Read more...

 
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