The Actor’s Audition Manual
The first edition of The Actor’s Audition Manual quickly became known as the ‘Red Audition Manual’, making it the essential guide. Now revised, it brings together a wealth of practical advice and a fresh range of speeches from Australian plays that will help make any audition powerful and effective.
The Power Of The Actor
The first book from the leading instructor to the stars, whose client list includes Brad Pitt, Charlize Theron, Elizabeth Shue, Jim Carrey, Kate Hudson, David Duchovny, and Halle Berry who famously thanked Chubbuck in her Oscar acceptance speech for Monster’s Ball. It describes in detail Ivana Chubbuck’s acting technique. Based on the acting methods of great masters such as Stanislavski, Hagen and Meisner, Ivana Chubbuck’s technique incorporates psychology and behavioural science.
How I learnt To Act
Francis Greenslade has been an actor for thirty years. Here he tells the story of how as an enthusiastic but formally untrained actor he learnt to manage the demands of text and character and emotional connection with the character. Along with how to stand on your mark, and read a call sheet, and deal with directors.
Half acting manual, half entertaining tale of the world of professional acting in Australia, this is a book for all actors, whether amateur or professional, novice or veteran, and indeed anyone who has ever wondered what it is that actors actually do