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Theatre

Author: David Mamet
Publisher: New York [N.Y.] : Faber and Faber, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Calls for no less than the death of the director and the end to acting theory, arguing that either actors are good or they are non-actors, and that good actors work best without the interference of a director.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Mamet
ISBN: 9780865479289 0865479283
OCLC Number: 430054750
Description: x, 157 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: The greenroom --
The hunter and the game --
Hunting instincts --
The lamppost and the alley --
The fatal spin --
The problem with "training", or, "Slaves of the ant-god, Throog" --
Emotion --
The map and the territory --
Theatrical forms --
Totalitarian tendencies --
Repression --
Politically correct --
Great American plays and great American poetry --
The bathing machine --
Stagecraft --
Impertinence --
The end of adolescence --
Subvention --
Two teachers --
A culture of confession --
Theatrical culture --
Third parties --
On the general uselessness of the rehearsal process --
The fallacy of the director --
Directing for the stage --
Time.
Other Titles: Theater
Responsibility: David Mamet.

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Calls for no less than the death of the director and the end to acting theory, arguing that either actors are good or they are non-actors, and that good actors work best without the interference of a director.

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