Body Voice Imagination: ImageWork Training and the Chekhov Technique

2nd Edition

David Zinder

Routledge
Published April 23, 2009
Reference - 302 Pages
ISBN 9780415461986 - CAT# RU52698

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Summary

David Zinder’s Body Voice Imagination is written by one of the master teachers of the Michael Chekhov technique of acting training. This book is a comprehensive course of exercises devoted to the development of actors’ creative expressivity, comprising both pre-Chekhov ImageWork Training and seminal exercises of the Chekhov technique. It also details the way in which these techniques can be applied to performance through a discovery of the profound connections between the actor’s body, imagination and voice.

This new edition has been fully updated, with revisions and new material:

  • Updated exercises, reflecting developments in David Zinder’s own ImageWork Training
  • An detailed description, with exercises, of ImageWork’s connections to the Chekhov technique
  • A new chapter, bridging the gap between training and performance

Body Voice Imagination develops both a comprehensive physical training system and an emphasis on practical character work. This authoritative programme of ‘pre-Chekhov’ training is furnished with essential notes and advice from the author’s vast store of professional experience. 

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