By Seth Barrish,Anne Hathaway
"I was once absolutely unprepared for the transformation that Seth's strategy created in me. . . . i spotted that what i assumed I knew approximately appearing as much as that time used to be principally inaccurate . . . yet I now had a very good, proficient, devoted instructor who generously desired to proportion his instruments with every person. there's muscularity, let alone knowledge and fact to Seth's ideas. he's a superb instructor, and that i comprehend that having him as my first consultant is likely one of the luckiest issues to have occurred to me in my occupation and existence. And whilst i cannot come again to classification with him, i'm so thankful i've got this publication to show to."—Anne Hathaway
"This publication is actually not like anything I know—these items are haikus on particular components of functionality and personality building."—Philip Himberg, govt director, Sundance Theatre Institute
A selection of useful performing tips, instruments, and routines, An Actor's Companion is perfect for either the professional execs and actors-in-training. The tips—all uncomplicated, direct, and useful—are effortless to appreciate or even more straightforward to use, in either practice session and in performance.
Seth Barrish is an actor, instructor, and the co-artistic director of The Barrow crew in long island urban. In his thirty-year occupation, he has directed the award-winning indicates My Girlfriend's Boyfriend (Lucille Lortel Award for most sensible Solo exhibit, Drama table and Outer Critics Circle nominations for top Solo Show), Sleepwalk With Me (Nightlife Award for awesome comic in a huge Performance), The tough Part (Obie Award, Drama table nominations for most sensible Play and most sensible Solo Show), Pentecost (Drama table nomination for top Play), Old depraved Songs (Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award and Garland Award for most sensible Direction), and Good (Straw Hat Award for most sensible Direction), between dozens of others.
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