skip to content
THE PSCHOPHYSICAL ACTOR AT WORK. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

THE PSCHOPHYSICAL ACTOR AT WORK.

Author: Phillip B Zarrilli
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
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:an historical overview of a psychophysical approach to acting from Stanislavski to the presentacting as an 'energetics'  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Zarrilli, Phillip B.
THE PSCHOPHYSICAL ACTOR AT WORK.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Phillip B Zarrilli
ISBN: 9781134313365 1134313365
OCLC Number: 817889274
Description: 1 online resource (271 pages)
Contents: Cover; Psychophysical Acting: An intercultural approach after Stanislavski; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations and charts; Acknowledgments; Foreword; A preface in three voices; Introduction: A psychophysical approach to acting; Part I What is the actor's work?; 1 Historical context; 2 Beginning with the breath; 3 An enactive approach to acting and embodiment; Part II Work on oneself; 4 The source traditions: Yoga, kalarippayattu, and taiqiquan; 5 The psychophysical actor's "I can"; 6 Exercises for "playing" in-between: Structured improvisations; Part III Production case studies. 7 The Beckett Project8 The Water Station (Mizu No Eki) by Ōta Shōgo; 9 Speaking Stones: Images, voices, fragments ... from that which comes after; 10 4:48 Psychosis by Sarah Kane; 11 Attempts on Her Life by Martin Crimp; Afterword; Appendix 1: A.C. Scott and the Asian Experimental Theater Program; Appendix 2: Yuasa Yasuo's body-scheme; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
More information:

Abstract:

Aims to equip actors with practical and conceptual tools with which to approach their work. This title presents an historical overview of a psychophysical approach to acting from Stanislavski onwards.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'Being taken step-by-step through these highly evocative and fascinating exercises and concepts of actor training by a master such as Zarrilli certainly qualifies as essential reading.' - David Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/817889274> # THE PSCHOPHYSICAL ACTOR AT WORK.
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "817889274" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#Place/hoboken> ; # Hoboken
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/792.028/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#Topic/acting_psychological_aspects> ; # Acting--Psychological aspects
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#Topic/acting> ; # Acting
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#Topic/performing_arts_theater_general> ; # PERFORMING ARTS--Theater--General
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#Person/zarrilli_phillip_b> ; # Phillip B. Zarrilli
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "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:an historical overview of a psychophysical approach to acting from Stanislavski to the presentacting as an 'energetics' of performance, applied to a wide range of playwrights: Samuel Beckett, Martin Crimp, Sarah Kane, Kaite O'Reilly and Ota Shogoa system of training though yoga and Asian martial arts."@en ;
   schema:description "Cover; Psychophysical Acting: An intercultural approach after Stanislavski; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations and charts; Acknowledgments; Foreword; A preface in three voices; Introduction: A psychophysical approach to acting; Part I What is the actor's work?; 1 Historical context; 2 Beginning with the breath; 3 An enactive approach to acting and embodiment; Part II Work on oneself; 4 The source traditions: Yoga, kalarippayattu, and taiqiquan; 5 The psychophysical actor's "I can"; 6 Exercises for "playing" in-between: Structured improvisations; Part III Production case studies."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1181466138> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#CreativeWork/the_pschophysical_actor_at_work> ;
   schema:name "THE PSCHOPHYSICAL ACTOR AT WORK."@en ;
   schema:productID "817889274" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/817889274#PublicationEvent/hoboken_taylor_and_francis_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#Agent/taylor_and_francis> ; # Taylor and Francis
   schema:url <http://www.123library.org/book_details/?id=65996> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1047000> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=494941> ;
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0824/2008032856.html> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10617578> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781134313365> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/817889274> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#Agent/taylor_and_francis> # Taylor and Francis
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Taylor and Francis" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#Person/zarrilli_phillip_b> # Phillip B. Zarrilli
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Zarrilli" ;
   schema:givenName "Phillip B." ;
   schema:name "Phillip B. Zarrilli" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#Topic/acting_psychological_aspects> # Acting--Psychological aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Acting--Psychological aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#Topic/performing_arts_theater_general> # PERFORMING ARTS--Theater--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "PERFORMING ARTS--Theater--General"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1181466138#CreativeWork/the_pschophysical_actor_at_work>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "THE PSCHOPHYSICAL ACTOR AT WORK." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/817889274> ; # THE PSCHOPHYSICAL ACTOR AT WORK.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781134313365>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1134313365" ;
   schema:isbn "9781134313365" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.