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The Resource Acting in musical theatre : a comprehensive course, Joe Deer and Rocco Dal Vera

Acting in musical theatre : a comprehensive course, Joe Deer and Rocco Dal Vera

Label
Acting in musical theatre : a comprehensive course
Title
Acting in musical theatre
Title remainder
a comprehensive course
Statement of responsibility
Joe Deer and Rocco Dal Vera
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A complete course in approaching a role in a musical, it combines acting, singing and dancing into a comprehensive guide. The authors provide advice on all elements of the profession, including fundamentals of acting applied to musical theatre, script, score and character analysis, personalizing your performance, turning rehearsal into performance, acting styles in the musical theatre, and practical steps to a career
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
792.602/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
MT956
LC item number
.D44 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Acting in musical theatre : a comprehensive course, Joe Deer and Rocco Dal Vera
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Contents
Foreword / Lynn Ahrens --Training for the musical theatre -- Acting in musical theatre -- the book -- How to use this book --Fundamentals of acting in musical theatre. Acting basics, the foundation -- Acting basics, step-by-step -- Making it matter -- Score and libretto analysis and structure. Musical analysis, listening for clues -- Working with words, the language of the lyric and libretto -- Elements of storytelling -- Character analysis -- The journey of the song. The journey begins -- Working with relationships -- Intensifiers -- Making it a performance. Discovering your phrasing -- Staging your song -- Rehearsal into performance -- Style in musical theatre. What is style? -- Style tags -- Style overviews -- The profession. Do you have the stuff? -- Auditioning -- A winning attitude
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 448 p.
Isbn
9780415773188
Isbn Type
(hb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007034017
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)165083642
  • (OCoLC)ocn165083642
Label
Acting in musical theatre : a comprehensive course, Joe Deer and Rocco Dal Vera
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Contents
Foreword / Lynn Ahrens --Training for the musical theatre -- Acting in musical theatre -- the book -- How to use this book --Fundamentals of acting in musical theatre. Acting basics, the foundation -- Acting basics, step-by-step -- Making it matter -- Score and libretto analysis and structure. Musical analysis, listening for clues -- Working with words, the language of the lyric and libretto -- Elements of storytelling -- Character analysis -- The journey of the song. The journey begins -- Working with relationships -- Intensifiers -- Making it a performance. Discovering your phrasing -- Staging your song -- Rehearsal into performance -- Style in musical theatre. What is style? -- Style tags -- Style overviews -- The profession. Do you have the stuff? -- Auditioning -- A winning attitude
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 448 p.
Isbn
9780415773188
Isbn Type
(hb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007034017
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)165083642
  • (OCoLC)ocn165083642

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