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Play Directing - Analysis, Communication, and Style (Third Edition)
Play Directing - Analysis Communication and Style - Third Edition Author:Francis Hodge PLAY DIRECTING is about making live theatre. Appropriate for anyone seriously studying theatre, this volume examines three areas of concern that affect how well symbolic images are projected to audiences. These areas are play analysis, communication, and style. New in the Third Edition: — - a new chapter on directing new plays, musicals and op... more »eras
- the ten "Games of Visual Perception" are revised to include many new photographs, especially from nonprofit regional theatres.
- a revised epilogue discussing potential job opportunities, particularly those in nonprofit regional theatres.
- new questions that encourage readers to pursue the study of live theatre, both for its own sake and for its influence on motion pictures and television.
After reading PLAY DIRECTING, readers will see that live theatre is far from being dead. However, its future depends on both the training its adherents receive now, and how much they believe in it.« less