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Unit 2 Quiz Study Guide Chapter 7 Thespis: an individual, Thespis, stepped out of the chorus and too on an individual role. This is way actors are sometimes referred to as Thespians. Satyr Plays Miracle Plays Everyman Commedia Dell'arte Richard Burbage: first superstar actor who can draw an audience on his name alone and he is the first actor to have his style described as “believable and natural” Francoise Delsarte: first person to create a text on acting style in the early 1800’s Ira Aldridge: first great American superstar actor; African-american Sarah Bernhardt: first great international women superstar actor; changed the shape of women’s bodies Theda Bara Vsevolod Meyerhold Constantin Stanislavski: taught that the key to creating a belivevable and natural performance was for the actor to understand the character’s motivations Vsevolod Pudovkin D.W. Griffith: first director to recognize that the camera lens needed a much more subtler approach Lilian Gish Societe Film d'Ae Blimp Bertolt Brecht: alienation effect Method Acting: Group Theatre, Actor's Studio :Stella Adler, Lee Strasberg Sense memory: actors should base their performance around real experiences Memory of Emotion : an actor should use the memory of their own personal emotions to portray the laughter and tears of the characters they play Improvisational Rendering of Dialogactors should have the freedom to deliver a line
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