Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Stanislavsky in Practice: Actor Training in Post-Soviet Russia

Stanislavsky in Practice: Actor Training in Post-Soviet Russia (Hardback)

£60.00
Despatched in 2 business days.
Order now for Free delivery in the UK or choose Express Delivery to receive in 2 business days.
More on delivery...

Synopsis

Stanislavsky in Practice focuses on the course of study pursued today by aspiring actors in Russia and on the philosophy that informs this curriculum. It draws on extensive observation during the academic year 2000-2001 of the actor training program of the St. Petersburg State Academy of Theatre Arts (SPGATI), one of the three most prestigious theatrical institutes in Russia, and on interviews of a wide array of individuals in the Academy. Although the years since 1991 have witnessed many changes in theater and in actor training - sources of funding, administration, choice of repertoire, new methodologies, etc. - there remains much continuity with the past. The core of this continuity is the Stanislavsky tradition, which nevertheless has been affected by the views of post-Soviet Russia. The developments in actor training from 1991 to 2001 reflect the challenges and problems faced by other institutions in the arts and sciences. In other words, the phenomenon of continuity and discontinuity with the past is characteristic of other institutions in Russia, cultural as well as scientific and educational.

EducationEssays & WritingLiterary CriticismLiterary studies: generalFilm, TV & DramaActors & Acting techniquesActing techniquesFilm, TV & DramaTheatreTheatre direction & productionFilm, TV & DramaTheatreTheatre: technical & background skills Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc Publication Date: 30/09/2008 ISBN-13: 9781433103155  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Despatched in 2 business days. Login for Quick Checkout Add to Basket

The Author: Vreneli Farber is Professor of Russian at Oregon State University. She received her Ph.D. in Russian literature from Indiana University and has traveled regularly to Russia since 1967. She is the author of The Playwright Aleksandr Vampilov (Lang, 2001) and The Prose of Aleksandr Vampilov (Lang, 2003). She has over thirty years of experience, acting and directing.

More books by Vreneli Farber

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

On and Off Parnassus: A Book of...
(Paperback)
William Oxley
 
 
£9.99
 
Baroque between the Wars: Alternative...
(Hardback)
Jane Stevenson
 
 
£35.00
 
Readers' Liberation: The Literary Agenda
(Paperback)
Jonathan Rose
 
 
£14.99
 
Modern Language Review (113: 1)...
(Paperback)
D F Connon
 
 
£55.00
 

Currently out of stock

Latest Blog
Why Little Women is the Perfect Christmas Read
15/12/2017

Publisher of the Macmillan Collectors Library, Harriet Sanders, celebrates the arrival on tv this Christmas of Little Women

#FoylesFive: Foreign Languages Part Two
13/12/2017

Our knowledgeable Languages Department have put together a great selection of books, to help share the magic of reading in every language. Here are their Dutch, Russian and Polish selections.

#FoylesFive: The Last Jedi
12/12/2017

As Star Wars: The Last Jedi drops out of hyperspace and into a cinema near you, Matt from our Web Team gives us his selection of the best Last Jedi books.

View all Blog Entries
Twitter
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd