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Unformatted text preview: Method Acting Wednesday, April 06, 2011 12:02 PM Method to the Madness A Streetcar Named Desire Method Actors (Marlin Brando) seems like the character has overtaken them completely RUSSIA USA 1920s Moscow Art Theatre tours USA Stanislavsky 1930s Group Theatre Strasberg "System" 1940s Actors Studio "Method" Jack Nicholas- Diner "No Substitutions Scene" Conventional Acting Method Acting Stereotyping Honesty Generalities Specificity Simulation Truth "Playing a role" "Living a part" Good Fellows - Robert DeNiro Vocabulary Subtext Konstantin Stanislavsky Method Acting Lee Strasberg Anti-Hero Tennessee Williams & Elia Kazan American Drama Playwriting & Theatre Practice Naturalism and Its Variants Family Plays American Identity and the American Dream Themes The American Character & Experience Passing of the Old South Post-War Urban America The Troubled American Family Class, Gender, Marriage, Economics Human Sexuality Illusion vs. Reality Core American Beliefs SELF DETERMINATION INDIVIDUALISM...
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