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Andy Hinds - Acting Shakespeare's Language - 9781783190089 - V9781783190089
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Acting Shakespeare's Language

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Description for Acting Shakespeare's Language Paperback. A concise and accessible handbook to acting Shakespeare's texts. Num Pages: 152 pages. BIC Classification: ANC; DSGS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 28. Weight in Grams: 408.
In this inspirational new manual, Andy Hinds shares what he has learnt over thirty years of teaching the speaking and acting of Shakespeare’s texts. In simple steps he brings the reader to a full understanding of how Shakespeare’s language ‘works’, lucidly outlines a number of practical guidelines, and provides simple, test-proven exercises to put each guideline into practice. Key points include: Acting Solo Speeches | Pronunciation | Imagery and imagistic language | Acting Shakespeare’s Verse | Acting Shakespeare’s Prose | Breathing The essential guide for all actors, students, teachers or directors tackling Shakespeare’s ... Read more

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About Andy Hinds
Derry born Andy Hinds has, for many years, been a theatre director, playwright and acting teacher. He is currently Artistic Director of Classic Stage Ireland. Andy has an ongoing association with the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London where for many years he taught, ‘Acting Shakespeare’ and directed their classic productions. Also for RADA he created and taught their ... Read more

Reviews for Acting Shakespeare's Language
It is to this book's enormous credit that it focuses in depth on the nuts and bolts of getting lips and heads around the intricacies of verse-speaking without either shirking the difficulties or becoming stilted and dull... I wish I'd had this book when I was acting - I'm delighted to have encountered it as a teacher.
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