The Resource Acting techniques for everyday life : look and feel self-confident in difficult, real-life situations, Jane Marla Robbins, (electronic resource)

Acting techniques for everyday life : look and feel self-confident in difficult, real-life situations, Jane Marla Robbins, (electronic resource)

Label
Acting techniques for everyday life : look and feel self-confident in difficult, real-life situations
Title
Acting techniques for everyday life
Title remainder
look and feel self-confident in difficult, real-life situations
Statement of responsibility
Jane Marla Robbins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Most people can name at least one situation--a business presentation, a job interview, a cocktail party, or a blind date--in which they felt uncomfortable, nervous, or simply self-conscious. Jane Marla Robbins, a successful stage and film actress and teacher for almost forty years, found that she could use the same acting techniques she employed to look and feel confident on stage and screen to make herself feel more comfortable in "real-life" situations. In clear and accessible language, Robbins describes acting techniques that actors having been using for centuries and explains--using real-life
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robbins, Jane Marla
Dewey number
158.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF575.S39
LC item number
R63 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-confidence
  • Acting
  • Acting -- Psychological aspects
  • Self-confidence
  • Psychology
Label
Acting techniques for everyday life : look and feel self-confident in difficult, real-life situations, Jane Marla Robbins, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=6F97351A-C353-4501-84E4-323CC0789950
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Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part one. Prepare like an actor. 1. Your physical preparation ; 2. Your vocal preparation ; 3. Your emotional preparation ; 4. Your mental preparation ; 5. Your spiritual preparation ; 6. Relaxation -- Part two. Nuts-and-bolts techniques. 7. Sense memory ; 8. Substitution ; 9. Personalization ; 10. Imagination ; 11. Playing a character ; 12. Animal exercises ; 13. Finding your perfect prop ; 14. Finding your perfect costume ; 15. The magic "as if" -- Part three. More tricks of the trade. 16. Using the psycho-physical action ; 17. The meaningful pause ; 18. Do you have charisma? ; 19. Breathing can save your life ; 20. The power of music ; 21. Finding your inner monologue ; 22. Making the most of your voice ; 23. Speaking the truth ; 24. The inner walnut -- Part four. Real-life challenges. 25. Public speaking ; 26. Overcoming your self-consciousness ; 27. Social gatherings ; 28. So you want to look and feel young? ; 29. Looking and feeling sexy, romantic, and gorgeous ; 30. You can change how you act ; 31. Playing your ideal self ; 32. Now go out there and have fun
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786729197
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)797919620
Label
Acting techniques for everyday life : look and feel self-confident in difficult, real-life situations, Jane Marla Robbins, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=6F97351A-C353-4501-84E4-323CC0789950
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part one. Prepare like an actor. 1. Your physical preparation ; 2. Your vocal preparation ; 3. Your emotional preparation ; 4. Your mental preparation ; 5. Your spiritual preparation ; 6. Relaxation -- Part two. Nuts-and-bolts techniques. 7. Sense memory ; 8. Substitution ; 9. Personalization ; 10. Imagination ; 11. Playing a character ; 12. Animal exercises ; 13. Finding your perfect prop ; 14. Finding your perfect costume ; 15. The magic "as if" -- Part three. More tricks of the trade. 16. Using the psycho-physical action ; 17. The meaningful pause ; 18. Do you have charisma? ; 19. Breathing can save your life ; 20. The power of music ; 21. Finding your inner monologue ; 22. Making the most of your voice ; 23. Speaking the truth ; 24. The inner walnut -- Part four. Real-life challenges. 25. Public speaking ; 26. Overcoming your self-consciousness ; 27. Social gatherings ; 28. So you want to look and feel young? ; 29. Looking and feeling sexy, romantic, and gorgeous ; 30. You can change how you act ; 31. Playing your ideal self ; 32. Now go out there and have fun
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786729197
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)797919620

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