TITLE

Cicely Berry on Speaking Shakespeare for Now

AUTHOR(S)
Finkle, David
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Back Stage East;5/8/2008, Vol. 49 Issue 19, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on strategies concerning voice-overs employed by vocal coach Cicely Berry in dramatist William Shakespeare's plays. With American actors, Berry uses an exercise in which they walk around while reciting lines, changing directions whenever there's a punctuation mark. Berry also uses diversionary exercise in which a piece of paper is set down and actors have to mark it each time they finish a thought.
ACCESSION #
32696043

 

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