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Uta Hagen, acting class

Posted on July 23, 2008  3 Comments
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Last year my ex girlfriend introduced me to the work of Uta Hagen.

I won’t go into much length about who she is tonight and will only recommend the purchase of her DVD “Acting class” and her book “Respect for acting”, both available at Amazon

Watching her videos, the lecture with Doug Sweetland we had at Animation Mentor finally made sense, especially the concept of Endowment.

Here is an extract:

and are some exercises I just found:
http://www.owlnet.rice.edu/~thea301/Rigdon/Uta_Hagen.htm

Beautiful, look what I found too!
http://www.gyford.com/phil/writing/2006/05/08/respect_for_act.php

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3 Responses to “Uta Hagen, acting class”

  1. Olivier Ladeuix on July 23rd, 2008 16:47

    you can also check the notes the last author took on Stanislavski’s book: “an actor prepares”

    http://www.gyford.com/phil/writing/2005/05/27/an_actor_prepar.php

  2. AAU graduate showreel :Animation with a moustache on May 22nd, 2010 16:19

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  3. Christoph Angehrn on June 28th, 2011 13:14

    Thanks for sharing the link on my blog, Olivier! WIll take some time to read through those links, but after a quick glance they look very promising.

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