The Contemporary scenes for actors, men

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Routledge , New York
Acting, English drama -- 20th century, American drama -- 20th ce
Statementedited with notes and commentaries by Michael Earley & Philippa Keil
ContributionsEarley, Michael, Keil, Philippa
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16967615M
ISBN 100878300775
OCLC/WorldCa42201638

The Ultimate Scene and Monologue Sourcebook, Updated and Expanded Edition: An Actor's Reference to Over 1, Scenes and Monologues from More than Contemporary Plays Ed 5/5(1). Contemporary scenes for actors, men. New York: Routledge/Theatre Arts Books, (OCoLC) Online men book Contemporary scenes for actors, men.

New York: Routledge/Theatre Arts Books, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Michael Earley; Philippa Keil. More than 80 scenes in all, many previously unpublished, allow every actor, professional, amateur or student, to choose from either smart, sassy, often outrageous comedy or deeply moving drama--a unique, balanced collection of the most successful contemporary plays.

84 fully playable scenes with story notes.4/5(29). Contemporary Scenes for Actors: Men (Theatre Arts (Routledge Paperback)) JTheatre Arts Book Paperback in English - 1 edition. Contemporary scenes for actors: men. London: Methuen Drama, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Philippa Keil; Michael Earley.

This collection of contemporary scenes provides the student actor, as well as professional and untrained performers, with material from some of the best plays ever written. Each selection contains critical information on characters, setting, and background to give a clear sense of what the play is about/5.

The Actor's Book of Scenes from New Plays: 70 Scenes for Two Actors, from Today's Hottest Playwrights: Lane, Eric, Shengold, Nina: : Books. Flip to men book Flip to front.

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GHOSTS (Scene for 2 actors)4. MARATHON (Scene for 2 actors)7. ORDINARY (Scene for 1 F, 1 M or F) CLUBHOUSE (Scene for 3 actors) SWIM(Scene for 2 actors) MOVING DAY(Scene for 2 actors) PARTY(Scene for 2 F) PARTY(Scene for 2.

Database of scenes for actors from movies, plays, theatre television and books. Free monologues for auditions and acting classes. Free Scenes for auditions and acting classes. Dramatic monologues, comic monologues, seriocomic monologues. Dramatic scenes, comic scenes, seriocomic scenes for two or more characters.

TEA TIME (1 woman, 1 man) – A short comedic scene for two actors.

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The idea is to have a woman talking from the 20th century and a man talking in modern times. THE HIRE (1 woman, 1 man) – Sam tries to get help from a co-worker regarding a hired contract killer.

Contemporary Scenes for Actors.: Michael Earley, Philippa Keil. Methuen Drama, - Acting - pages. 0 Reviews. 'This series of six volumes has been conceived to complement The Classical. Contemporary Scenes for Student Actors accommodates a wide variety of acting styles, from naturalistic to poetic to highly stylized, spanning a range of ages and a variety of locales, and incorporating excerpts of various lengths.

Includes scenes from plays by Woody Allen Maxwell Anderson Jean Anouilh Simon Gray John Guare/5(13). This collection of contemporary scenes provides the student actor, as well as professional and untrained performers, with material from some of the best plays ever written.

Each selection contains critical information on characters, setting, and background to give a clear sense of what the play is about.

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Contemporary Scenes for Student Actors accommodates a wide variety of acting styles, from. More than 80 scenes in all, many previously unpublished, allow every actor, professional, amateur or student, to choose from either smart, sassy, often outrageous comedy or deeply moving drama—a.

About The Actor’s Book of Scenes from New Plays. Today’s most exciting work for the stage is emerging far from Broadway’s “mainstream,” at Off and Off-off Broadway theaters, at regional companies around the country, and from abroad. Hundreds of great scenes from published plays including dramatic, comedic, classic and contemporary play scenes.

Two, Three and Four person scenes. "Libraries and faculty bookshelves are a good place to keep books such as the two under review (companion volume Contemporary Scenes for Actors: Men).

They both include unknown material, along with noted plays and playwrights. The cuttings are well chosen and balanced. The comments by the editors are well thought out and informative." -- ChoiceReviews: 2. Game (2 men) – Two friends have an argument about loyalty and trust.

Weight of Laughter (2 men) – taking place in early cinema, a ‘laugh man’ gets interviewed in a surrealistic scenario. Sniff (2 men) – In this short comic scene for two male actors, BEN questions HARRY as to why he keeps sniffing his fingers.

The best contemporary selection of scenes for women--more than 50 in all. Schulman and Mekler provide 78 new, fully playable scenes with story notes, including more monologues for men and women from today's best new plays. A diverse selection of scenes and characters to challenge the full range of readers' talents as actors.

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Contemporary Scenes for Actors (Women) contains challenging scenes for actresses for two to four performers drawn from the best contemporary stage plays of the last decade. In actor training, auditions and competitions, scene work between two or more actors is as crucial as the single actor working on solo monologues.

Are you looking for monologues for your audition or acting class. Here you can search monologues from movies, plays, television and books according to gender, source material, type (dramatic, comic, serio-comic), main action/emotions explored, period, genre or specific keywords (e.g.

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10 practice scripts for actors may be used for auditions, workshops, demo reel videos or scene. Created Date: 8/2/ PM. From Kushner to Karam, Miller to Mamet, and Nottage to O’Neill, this is the Backstage guide to the 25 contemporary plays every actor should know. Scenes for two men --American Buffalo / David Mamet --A View from the Bridge / Arthur Miller --Equus / Peter Shaffer --The Basic Training of Pavlo Hummel / David Rabe --Play It Again, Sam / Woody Allen --Cat on a Hot Tin Roof / Tennessee Williams --Butley / Simon Gray --A Man for All Seasons / Robert Bolt --One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest / Dale Wasserman --Short Eyes / Miguel Piñero --Luv / Murray.

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Of the 25 comedy scenes, 9 are arranged for 1 male/1 female, while the rest are divided between 2 male actors and 2 female actors. (In many cases the gender of one of the roles may be switched, if necessary.) The scenes are short and manageable making them.For New Actors Why Study?

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