Shakespeare Monologues for Young Men

Author: William Shakespeare
ISBN: 1848422652
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Drama

Drawing on his experience as an acting and audition coach, Luke Dixon has selected fifty monologues for young women drawn from across the Shakespeare canon. Each is prefaced with an easy-to-use guide to Who is speaking, Where, When and To Whom, What has just happened in the play and What the character's objectives are - everything actors need to know!

Shakespeare Monologues for Young Women

Author: Luke Dixon
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 1848422660
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Performing Arts

Each Good Audition Guide contains a range of fresh monologues, all prefaced with a summary of the vital information you need to place the piece in context and to perform it to maximum effect in your own unique way.Each volume also carries a user-friendly introduction on the whole process of auditioning.Shakespeare Monologues for Young Women contains 40 monologues drawn from across the whole of Shakespeare's canon. Each speech comes with a neat summary of the vital information (the who, where and when of the speech), plus descriptions of what is happening, what to think about when preparing it, and a glossary. There is also a user-friendly introduction to selecting your speech, tackling Shakespeare's language and approaching the audition itself.

The Verbal Arts Workbook

Author: David Carey
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9781408123461
Release Date: 2010-09-10
Genre: Performing Arts

Teaches actors how to develop verbal skills in order to release the expressive potential of language.

Nick Hern Books

Author: Nick Hern Books (London).
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 1854595164
Release Date: 2006

Mastering the Shakespeare Audition

Author: Donna Soto-Morettini
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 9781474266871
Release Date: 2016-08-25
Genre: Drama

Mastering the Shakespeare Audition is a handbook for actors of all ages and experience, whether auditioning for a professional role or a place in drama school. Many actors have no idea where to start in preparing a Shakespeare audition speech. Yet many auditions – professional or drama school – require a well-delivered classical monologue. Mastering the Shakespeare Audition shows performers how to focus rehearsal time and spend it well. Starting with how to choose a piece that plays to each actor's particular strength, casting director Donna Soto-Morettini provides a series of timed exercises and rehearsal techniques that will allow any actor to feel confident and truly prepared for performance – in sessions totalling just 35 hours. Offering progressive and clearly marked exercises detailing the time necessary both to read and complete the work, Mastering the Shakespeare Audition also features extended exercises for those with more time to spare, allowing a deeper understanding of the ideas and skills involved.

K nig Heinrich der F nfte Classic Reprint

Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Forgotten Books
ISBN: 1390787834
Release Date: 2018-08-31
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Excerpt from König Heinrich der Fünfte O 00wie "ibie $erirr me 9leicbploß ift Rönig %tinfte ein hramatiiirter Sieg her Station herberrli tvenrgftenß' 'äänfte her. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

So You Wanna Be a Superstar

Author: Ted Michael
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9780762447015
Release Date: 2012-10-02
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Geared toward hopeful musical theater, show choir, a cappella, and glee club singers, as well as all shower singers that want to improve their skills, this enthusiastic and practical guide can help anyone's inner superstardom make a public appearance. Full of straightforward, well-organized advice for every step of the process, this book will help you train your vocal cords, pick the right audition material, and become comfortable with the spotlight. Interactive quizzes, helpful sidebars, and words of advice from industry professionals add a personalized and real-world touch. Author Ted Michael, a veteran of music and theater, along with the help of popular actors, actresses, and singers, provides all the tools young singers need in order to nail their auditions and nurture their natural show-stopping abilities.

K nig Heinrich IV

Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 9783843037853
Release Date: 2015-03-19
Genre: Drama

William Shakespeare: König Heinrich IV. Erster und zweiter Teil König Heinrich IV. Erster Teil: Erstmals ins Deutsche übersetzt von Christoph Martin Wieland (1764). Die vorliegende Übersetzung stammt von August Wilhelm Schlegel. Erstdruck in: Shakspeare's dramatische Werke. Übersetzt von August Wilhelm Schlegel, Bd. 6, Berlin (Johann Friedrich Unger) 1800. König Heinrich IV. Zweiter Teil: Erstmals ins Deutsche übersetzt von Christoph Martin Wieland (1764). Die vorliegende Übersetzung stammt von August Wilhelm Schlegel. Erstdruck in: Shakspeare's dramatische Werke. Übersetzt von August Wilhelm Schlegel, Bd. 6, Berlin (Johann Friedrich Unger) 1800. Vollständige Neuausgabe. Herausgegeben von Karl-Maria Guth. Berlin 2015. Textgrundlage ist die Ausgabe: William Shakespeare: Sämtliche Werke in vier Bänden. Band 3, Herausgegeben von Anselm Schlösser. Berlin: Aufbau, 1975. Die Paginierung obiger Ausgabe wird in dieser Neuausgabe als Marginalie zeilengenau mitgeführt. Umschlaggestaltung von Thomas Schultz-Overhage unter Verwendung des Bildes: Unbekannter Künstler, König Heinrich IV. von England, um 1620.. Gesetzt aus Minion Pro, 11 pt.

Great Monologues for Young Actors Vol 2

Author: Craig Slaight
Publisher: Crossroad Press
Release Date: 2017-09-15
Genre: Performing Arts

As professional directors and teachers who work with young and adult actors at the Tony Award-Winning American Conservatory Theater, Slaight and Sharrar have years of experience helping actors uncover the dynamics of the monologue, as acting exercise and as audition material. Now in their impressive third volume of age-appropriate monologues, culled from plays by substantial playwrights from an international field, the editors have assembled an impressive collection to take the actor/director/teacher to new levels of sophistication and breadth. The volume's introduction is a concise guide to today's audition obstacles and how to overcome them. As in their other award-winning collections, Slaight and Sharrar have selected character speeches from the finest dramatic literature. In addition, they have included a special section on the use of the song lyric as an exciting and useful exercise in solo work. Some of the writers included are: Edward Albee, Lee Blessing, Constance Congdon, Kia Corthron, Bob Dylan, Horton Foote, Timothy Mason, Sharman Macdonald, Lynn Nottage, Adam Rapp, George Bernard, Shaw Shakespeare, Sam Shepard, John M. Synge