Here you’ll find all the relevant and useful documents for the HNC Performing Arts Course, including some suggested reading and research materials.

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Title

Author

Acting

 

Twentieth Century Actor Training

Alison Hodge

Actions: The Actors’ Thesaurus

Marina Caldarone, Maggie Lloyd Williams

Acting Stanislavski

John Gillett

Stanislavski for beginners

David Allen

Stanislavski: An introduction

Jean Benedetti

Acting Shakespeare: For Auditions and Examinations

Frank Barrie

Acting Characters: 20 Essential Steps From Rehearsal to Performance [ONLINE]

Paul Elsam

Vocal Practice

 

Voice into acting: Integrating Voice and the Stanislavski Approach

Christina Gutekunst, John Gillet.

Voice and Speech in the Theatre

J. Clifford Turner

Dance

 

Ballet and Modern Dance

Susan Au

No Fixed Points: Dance in the Twentieth Century

Nancy Reynolds, Malcolm McCormick

Being a Dancer: Advice from Dancers and Choreographers

Lyndsey Winship

Fifty Key Contemporary Choreographers

Martha Bremser, Ian Bramley

The Routledge Dance Studies Reader

Alexandra Carter, Janet O’Shea

Musical Theatre

 

Acting in Musical Theatre: A Comprehensive Course

Joe Deer, Rocco dal Vera.

The Singing and Acting Handbook: Games and Exercises for the Performer

Thomas de Mallet Burgess

Gestures of Music Theatre: The Performativity of Song and Dance

Dominic Symonds, Millie Taylor

Reception

01603 283382

Diccon Hogger – Lead Lecturer

diccon.hogger@theworkshop.org.uk