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Author Allen, David.

Title Performing Chekhov
Published London : Routledge, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (281 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of plates; Preface; Introduction; 'The theatre of mood': the Moscow Art Theatre; 'Stanislavski has ruined my play ... '; 'The line of intuition and feeling': Chekhov and the Stanislavski 'system'; Vakhtangov and Meyerhold; Efros and Lyubimov; Lee Strasberg: truth in acting; Andrei Serban: upstaging the playwright?; The Wooster Group: Brace Up!; Theodore Komisarjevsky; Jonathan Miller; Mike Alfreds; Conclusion; Notes; References; Index of Chekhov's works: titles and characters; Index of names, places and topics
Summary Performing Chekhov is a unique guide to Chekhov's plays in performance. It will be indispensable to students, teachers and theatre practitioners interested not only in Chekhov but in the history of the modern stage
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203019504 (electronic bk.)
9780203019504 (electronic bk.)