From the book Audition by Michael Shurtleff. 1. Relationships a. What is my relationship to other characters in the scene? b. Where is the love? c. Love comes in. Read Audition by Michael Shurtleff by Michael Shurtleff by Michael Shurtleff for free with a 30 day free trial. Read eBook on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. At Acting Studio Chicago we teach the 12 Guideposts, based on Michael Shurtleff’s book, Audition. As a strong, practical approach to personalizing scripts, .

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Audition: Everything an Actor Needs to Know to Get the Part: Michael Shurtleff: Bloomsbury USA

Here is a link to a blog entry that I wrote about mmichael book: Preview — Audition by Michael Shurtleff. Thank you, Michael; we needed it. I recommend this book. Write a customer review. Any actor subjecting themselves to the madness of theater should read this.

For anyone searching for a book to learn all the ins-and-outs of auditioning for acting roles, then this is the book to get! I would have given it 5 auditioh, but I’m sensitive to the edgy material included. It connects you with your partner, for example, to tease, to put at ease, to share a laugh with, to deflect pain.

Mother, daughter, son, lover, husband, etc. Have a secret — keep it a secret, but let it add drive and intensity to your scene. Celebrate your wins and mourn your losses. What do I hate about this person? As a Broadway and film casting director he tells wonderful stories as examples about auditions he witnessed by such notaries as Dustin Hoffman and Barbra Streisand.


Audition: Everything an Actor Needs to Know to Get the Part

The book and the class not only spoke to the art of auditioning but to acting. It’s about how to present yourself to people who will judge you in moments, how to be pragmatic, authentic to yourself and yet totally surprise them into thinking well and memorably of you–even if you don’t end up getting that particular role.

In fact, for the acting class I took, the guideposts were the reason this book was assigned Not just for actors! Talk and effect change.

Audition by Michael Shurtleff – Penguin Books Australia

Dec 28, Shaie B rated it really liked it. This book is like a fountain of knowledge! I recommend this book to actors, directors, and anyone involved in the show-biz, but it can be useful in real life as well.

English Choose a language for shopping. Wonder about your partner and your situation. Summer Intensive Grades Sep 10, Kate rated it really liked it Shelves: You give up your dream for the moment.


The best actions are physical because they are undeniable.

Read more Read less. Create a new account with your email address Join. It gives good tips on how to present and market yourself that can be useful in job interviews and meeting michae people. Customers who bought this item also bought.

Dec 27, LeeLee rated it really liked it. A must-read for everyone even remotely involved in acting, writing, or who is in the business of understanding people.

Action- Screw you, I hate you. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Grounded qudition experience and illustration of point. Today is the day I fight, where formerly I fled.

Conflict What is my dream and can I do to my partner so that this person can make my dream come true today? Got this book as a companion to a class I took at a local theater on prepping for auditioning.

The psychology at play is fascinating for its relevance, applicable beyond the arts. Paperbackpages. People live for their dreams, not for the oppressiveness of truths.

Be alert to what is happening.