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Simon Callow on acting in restoration comedy

Author: Maria AitkenDavid G CroftSimon CallowGail McFarlaneHarry MeacherAll authors
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Working Arts Library, 2007.
Series: Acting.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Simon Callow uses a question and answer format with four other actors along with audience participation to discuss his acting techniques in restoration comedies.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Instructional television programs
Interviews
Television programs for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Maria Aitken; David G Croft; Simon Callow; Gail McFarlane; Harry Meacher; Pamela Moiseiwitsch; Michael Stroud; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Working Arts Library (Firm); Dramatis Personae Ltd.; Applause Theatre Books (Firm)
ISBN: 1557836884 9781557836885
OCLC Number: 122270492
Language Note: In English with subtitles.
Notes: BBC distribution date, 2006.
Originally produced as documentary television program in 1987.
Credits: Camera, Colin Reid.
Performer(s): Participants: Gail McFarlane, Harry Meacher, Pamela Moiseiwitsch, Michael Stroud.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 0 ; Dolby Digital.
Series Title: Acting.
Other Titles: Acting in restoration comedy
Responsibility: BBC-TV ; Dramatis Personae Ltd. ; produced by Maria Aitken and David G. Croft ; directed by David G. Croft ; host/instructor, Simon Callow.

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Simon Callow uses a question and answer format with four other actors along with audience participation to discuss his acting techniques in restoration comedies.

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