264 pages | 14 B/W Illus.
Based on interviews with over forty award-winning artists, How to Rehearse a Play offers multiple solutions to the challenges that directors face from first rehearsal to opening night.
The book provides a wealth of information on how to run a rehearsal room, suggesting different paths and encouraging directors to shape their own. It is dived into four sections:
How to Rehearse a Play is the perfect guide for any artist leading their first rehearsal, heading to graduate school for intense study, or just looking for ways to refresh and reinvigorate their process.
1. Introduction 2. Lessons from the Past 3. A Survey of Current Practices 4. Rehearsing a Play without a Script: Notes on Devising 5. Rehearsal Workbook