The idea of the actor : drama and the ethics of performance /
|Author / Creator:||Worthen, William B., 1955- author.|
|Imprint:||Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, |
|Description:||1 online resource (281 pages) : illustrations|
English drama -- History and criticism.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Acting & Auditioning.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Theater -- General.
7 -- Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
|URL for this record:||http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11277062|
Analyzing the relationship between dramatic action and the controversial art of acting, William Worthen demonstrates that what it means to act, to be an actor, and to communicate through acting embodies both an ethics of acting and a poetics of drama.
|Physical Description:||1 online resource (281 pages) : illustrations|
|Bibliography:||Includes bibliographical references and index.|