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The nature of expertise in professional acting : a cognitive view

Author: Tony Noice; Helga Noice
Publisher: Mahwah : Erlbaum, 1997.
Series: Expertise, research and applications
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Actors memorize hours' worth of verbal material in a very short time, and they retrieve it verbatim along with the accompanying gestures, movements, thoughts and emotions of the characters. This book  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Noice; Helga Noice
ISBN: 0805821694 9780805821697 0805821708 9780805821703
OCLC Number: 849078033
Description: xx, 154 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Contents: Introduction. Training for the Profession. Psychological Research Into Actors' Mental Processes. Experimental Investigation of Actors' Learning Strategies. Cued Recall Task. The Summarization Task and Post-Test Statements of Strategy. A Professional Actor Prepares a Role: A Think-Aloud Protocol. More Think-Aloud Protocols. A Mnemonist's Approach to Script Learning. The Benefits of Script Segmentation. Continuing the Quest. A General Model of Acting Cognition. Other Investigations of Actors and Acting. References. Appendices: Scene From The Second Man by S.N. Behrman. Protocol of T.D. Sample Page of an Annotated Script.
Series Title: Expertise, research and applications
Responsibility: Tony Noice, Helga Noice.
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