The art of play production.


Rev. ed.. New York, Harper and Brothers [1946] .

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Subjects Amateur theater.
Theater -- Production and direction.
Description 421 pages
Copyright Date [1946]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-391).
Contents Introduction. -- The principle of empathy. -- The principle of aesthetic distance. -- Play production as design. -- Preparation of the play. -- Planning the action. -- Stage movement. -- Stage business. -- Control of attention. -- Choosing the cast. -- The director as teacher. -- Rehearsal: Blocking out. -- Rehearsal: Polishing. -- Theories of acting. -- Voice and diction. -- Organization back stage. -- The genesis of scenic art. -- Modern tendencies in scenic art. -- Back-stage mechanics. -- Amateur stagecraft. -- Appendix A: Excerpts from program notes. -- Appendix B: Sample working plots. -- Appendix C: Vitruvius on the classic scene.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)331722
(OCoLC)ocm00331722
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Dolman, John, 1888-1952.
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