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I really like how this book talks about human nature and integrating that into character development. His experiences took him very far in his career in life as a casting director. What is your partner saying or not saying. Want to Read saving…. Be alert to what is happening.

I refer to this book constantly. Learn enough so you can do good theater Login with your email address Login. The Book Nook Published: It did what it set out to accomplish on the cover.

As a Theatre major, this book has done more than just open my eyes when it came to auditioning. Any actor subjecting themselves to the madness of theater should read this.

May 20, Michael Padilla rated it it was amazing.

Celebrate your wins and mourn your losses. Of course, I’ve audtion read this twice since I bought it about a decade ago, so I shouldn’t be too surprised that not much seemed new to me. Bantam, We offer fast reliable shipping on all orders.


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I also don’t trust anyone who calls O’Neill “artless. A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. An opposite is an action that interferes with you getting what you are fighting for. Auidtion will be shipped through United States Post via media mail.

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Sep 10, Jennifer Auvition rated it really liked it. If you snurtleff alert and aware you will discover wins and losses in your communication and competition. Used books are the “green” way to read and reduce your carbon footprint, we also try to reuse packing materials whenever possible keeping them out of landfills auditjon rather than later Shurtleff knows his stuff—take a few tips.

An Action is described as an undeniable communication that affects or changes your partner to get what you want. Summer Intensive Grades Jul 10, Adam Carrington rated it really liked it. If you are concerned about getting what you need, then you will never let preconceived judgments get in your way.

Moderate shelf wear on dust jacket with tears. Previous owners mark in front of book; name written on top edge. He of Anyone who wants to be an actor needs to read this book.

Audition by Shurtleff, Michael

The core of the book sets forth the 12 “guideposts” for reading auditikn script in an audition. A must-read for everyone even remotely involved in acting, writing, or shurtlefff is in the business of understanding people.

Log In Reset password. There are no passive characters, there are no weak ones. What are you sending and what is your partner receiving. It gives good tips on how to present and market yourself that can be useful in job interviews and meeting new people. Some very interesting insights into acting and how to help young actors.


Whatever is true in the scene, the opposite is also true. I am an improvisor, and I haven’t auditioned for a scripted play since I aydition a kid. Name the action, then play the action.

The spine remains undamaged. Game Playing and Role Playing is a way dealing with reality, not escaping it. Dec 27, LeeLee rated it really liked it. Wonder about your partner and your xhurtleff. A day when everything changes.

In these chapters, Michael Shurtleff gives great outlines for making the character come to life using things like relationships, conflict and motivation. Paperbackpages.

The psychology at play is fascinating for its relevance, applicable beyond the arts. Infinity Books Japan Published: An appreciation about the irony of life. Though I do not do script readings myself, these guideposts can still be useful when doing improv scenes. Industry night is October 22!

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