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The Thespis in the Rest of Us: Your Guide to Realistic Acting

Meier, Kevin L.

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ISBN 10: 1468090054 / ISBN 13: 9781468090055
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For the beginning and accomplished actor alike, The Thespis in the Rest of Us, presents dramatic instruction that is sure to enhance your acting performances. Based on the proven Sanford Meisner technique and using numerous examples and exercises that author Kevin Meier has compiled through more than 40 years of acting experience, this book starts by building a solid foundation and progressively constructing any actor into one who delivers genuinely realistic performances. By first using one's senses, then through spontaneously "living in the moment", and using the suggestions provided, the actor can enhance their art to the highest levels. Part instruction manual, part workbook, part motivational therapy, The Thespis in the Rest of Us will find that hidden actor inside you. Each chapter builds upon the previous one by emphasizing previously learned techniques until the actor can confidently build unique, compelling characters. With comprehensive chapters on the foundations of acting, improvisation, character development, motivation and conflict, auditioning, rehearsal, and even handling a script, any actor can find those hidden nuggets that can help them win more auditions. There is also a huge section on scene starters that will provide you with countless hours of rehearsal ideas. Here you'll learn all you need so that you can impress any director in film, theater, or television, The Thespis in the Rest of Us is your guide to realistic acting.

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Kevin Meier is the founder, co-owner, and artistic director of Acting Up! Academy of Dramatic Arts located in Huntsville, Alabama. A student of Kirk Baltz (Dances with Wolves), he has been actively involved in theater and film for over 40 years; acting, dancing, directing, designing, writing, and producing throughout the United States including the stage versions of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Little Mermaid, Around the World in 80 Days, Death by Chocolate, Conflict, and many, many more. He has worked on over a dozen films, including Constellation, The Shelter, St. Joseph College, and The Telephone Calls. Kevin is also a founding member of the improvisational Christian comedy group, Potters Clay. His newest improv troupe, The Nuclear ReActors, entertain people throughout the southeast with their own brand of high energy, out-of-the-box humor. Kevin has been teaching the Sanford Meisner to children and adults for over a decade. He is well known for his enthusiasm, dedication, and limitless energy.

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