Contemporary Duologues: Two Men (The Good Audition Guides) by Trilby James

By Trilby James

Helping you choose and practice the audition piece that's most fitted on your acting skills

As an actor at any point – no matter if you're doing theatre reviews in school, enjoying formative years theatre, getting ready for drama-school showcases, or attending specialist appearing workshops – you are going to frequently be required to arrange a duologue with a fellow performer. Your good fortune is usually in accordance with finding and choosing a clean, dynamic scene fitted to your particular appearing abilities, in addition to your interaction as a duo. that is the place this ebook comes in.

This assortment positive aspects twenty-five impressive duologues for 2 males, just about all written because the yr 2000 by means of a few of our most enjoyable dramatic voices, supplying a wide selection of personality kinds and sorts of writing.

Playwrights featured contain Mike Bartlett, Howard Brenton, Jez Butterworth, Alexi Kaye Campbell, Ella Hickson, Sam Holcroft, Anna Jordan, Rona Munro, Jack Thorne and Tom Wells, and the performs themselves have been premiered on the best possible theatres around the united kingdom together with the Manchester Royal trade, Watford Palace, the Almeida, Bush, Hampstead, Royal courtroom and Soho Theatres, and on the Edinburgh competition Fringe.

Drawing on her adventure as an actor, director and instructor at numerous major drama colleges, Trilby James equips every one duologue with a radical advent together with the very important info you want to position the piece in context (the who, what, while, the place and why) and recommendations approximately find out how to practice the scene to its greatest impact (including the characters' objectives).

The assortment additionally positive factors an creation as a rule technique of determining and getting ready a duologue, and the way to offer it to the best impression. the result's the main finished and beneficial modern duologue publication of its variety now available.

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