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Chekhov, Michael 1891-1955

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To the actor : on the technique of acting by Michael Chekhov( Book )

69 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook for professional and amateur actors and directors provides simple and practical methods to train actors to quickly and effectively call up emotion, develop characters, and strengthen awareness
Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

43 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
On the technique of acting by Michael Chekhov( Book )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the role of the imagination in acting, suggests a variety of acting exercises, and discusses psychological gestures, tempo, rehearsal, and the creative process
Lessons for the professional actor by Michael Chekhov( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the director and playwright by Michael Chekhov( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Chekhov's To the director and playwright by Michael Chekhov( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsody by Charles Vidor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soap opera with classical music background. Elizabeth Taylor plays a woman involved with a violinist and a pianist. They take out their frustration with flamboyant concerts
Temnyĭ geniĭ : Vsevolod Meĭerkholʹd by I︠U︡riĭ Elagin( Book )

5 editions published between 1955 and 1982 in Russian and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Kunst des Schauspielers by Michael Chekhov( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in German and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Russia to Hollywood : the 100-year odyssey of Chekhov and Shdanoff by Frederick Keeve( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From Czarist Russia's Moscow Art Theatre to Hollywood's biggest films, narrator Gregory Peck joins an A-list of Hollywood stars to take us through the odyssey of two Russian born Hollywood legends: great acting teacher, Michael Chekhov and the amazing director George Shdanoff. With actors Anthony Quinn, Lloyd Bridges, Robert Stack, Jack Palance, Patricia Neal, Mala Powers and many more, we follow the loves of two men who made Hollywood what it is today"--Distributor's website
Michael Chekhov lessons for teachers of his acting technique by Michael Chekhov( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leben und Begegnungen : autobiographische Schriften by Michael Chekhov( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Werkgeheimnisse der Schauspielkunst by Michael Chekhov( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in German and Russian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbound( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Constance Petersen is a psychiatrist with a firm understanding of human nature - or so she thinks. That is until the mysterious Dr. Anthony Edwardes becomes the new chief of staff at the Green Manors Mental Asylum. The bookish and detached Constance plummets into a whirlwind of tangled identities and feverish psychoanalysis, where the greatest risk is to fall in love
Ob iskusstve aktera by Michael Chekhov( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in Russian and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literaturnoe nasledie by Michael Chekhov( Book )

17 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in Russian and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The path of the actor by Michael Chekhov( Book )

12 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Michael Chekhov, nephew of Anton Chekhov, was arguably one of the greatest actors of the twentieth century. From his time as Stanislavsky's pupil, followed by his artistic leadership in the Second Moscow Art Academic Theatre, his enforced emigration from the Soviet Union and long pilgrimage around Europe, to his work in Hollywood, his life has made a huge impact on the acting profession. Chekhov's remarkable actor-training techniques inspired many Hollywood legends - including Anthony Hopkins and Jack Nicholson - and his techniques remain one of the theatre's best kept secrets." "This first English translation of Chekhov's extraordinary autobiographies combines The Path of the Actor, from 1928, and extensive extracts from his later Life and Encounters. Full of humorous and insightful observations involving prominent characters from Moscow and the European theatre of the early twentieth century, Chekhov takes us through events in his acting career and personal life, from his childhood in St. Petersburg until his emigration from Latvia and Lithuania in the early 1930s." "Chekhov's witty, penetrating (and at times immensely touching) accounts have been edited by Andrei Kirillov, whose extensive and authoritative notes accompany the autobiographies. Co-editor, Anglo-Russian trained actor, Bella Merlin, also provides a useful hands-on overview of how the contemporary practitioner might use and develop Chekhov's ideas."--Jacket
Temnyj genij : (Vsevolod Mejercholʹd) by I︠U︡riĭ Elagin( Book )

8 editions published between 1955 and 1982 in Russian and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock : the premiere collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spellbound: Dr. Constance Peterson is a dedicated psychiatrist who puts all her passion into her work--until she falls in love with Dr. Edwardes. Unfortunately, it soon becomes clear that Edwardes is an impostor--an amnesiac--who may or may not be a cold-blooded murderer. Pursued by the police, Constance must decide whether to turn in her mysterious lover ... or risk her life by trying to unlock the dark secrets in his mind
Specter of the rose( Visual )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young ballerina marries the ballet company's leading man, ignoring her colleagues' warnings. She soon discovers his darker side and is forced to fight for her life
 
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To the actor : on the technique of acting
Alternative Names
Čechov M. A.

Čechov, M.A. 1891-1955

Čechov, Michail 1891-1955

Čechov, Mičhail Aleksandrovič

Čechov, Michail Aleksandrovič 1891-1955

Čechov, Michail Aleksandrovič. [t]

Čehov, Michael 1891-1955

Čehov, Mihail.

Čehov, Mihail Aleksandrovič 1891-1955

Čehovs, M. 1891-1955

Čehovs, M. (Mihails), 1891-1955

Čehovs, Mihails 1891-1955

Čekhov, Michael.

Chekhof, Michael

Chekhov M.

Chekhov M. 1891-1955

Chekhov, M. A. 1891-1955

Chekhov, M. A. 1891-1955 (Mikhail Aleksandrovich)

Chekhov, M. A. (Mikhail Aleksandrovich)

Chekhov, M. A. (Mikhail Aleksandrovich), 1891-1955

Chekhov, Michael.

Chekhov Michael 1891-1955

Chekhov, Michael A. 1891-1955

Chekhov, Michail 1891-1955

Chekhov, Michel

Chekhov Michel 1891-1955

Chekhov, Mikh. Al.

Chekhov, Mikh. Al 1891-1955

Chekhov, Mikh. Al. 1891-1955 (Mikhail Aleksandrovich)

Chekhov, Mikh. Al. (Mikhail Aleksandrovich)

Chekhov, Mikh. Al (Mikhail Aleksandrovich), 1891-1955

Chekhov, Mikhail A. 1891-1955

Chekhov, Mikhail Aleksandrovich

Chekhov Mikhail Aleksandrovich 1891-1955

Chekhov, Mischa 1891-1955

Chekhov, Misha 1891-1955

Czechow, Michaił A.

Michael Chekhov attore russo

Michael Chekhov Russian actor and director

Michael Tchekhov Théoricien du théâtre

Michael Tschechow russisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Autor

Michail Aleksandrovitsj Tsjechov Russisch acteur

Michaił Czechow aktor rosyjski

Mihail Alekszandrovics Csehov

Miĥail Ĉeĥov

Mihails Čehovs

Mijaíl Chéjov

Mikhail Chekhov

Tchekhov M.

Tchekhov M. 1891-1955

Tchekhov, Michael

Tchekhov, Mikhail Aleksandrovitch.

Tchekhov Mikhail Aleksandrovitch 1891-1955

Tjechov, Michail Aleksandrovitj 1891-1955

Tschechow, Michael 1891-1955

Tschechow, Michael A. 1891-1955

Tschechow, Michael Alexandrowitsch 1891-1955

Tschechow, Michail A. 1891-1955

Tschekow, Michael

Tschekow Michael 1891-1955

Tšehhov, Mihhail

Ts'ekhov, Mikhaʼel 1891-1955

Tsjechov, Michael 1891-1955

Tsjechov, Michail Aleksandrovitsj

Чехов М. А

Чехов М. А. 1891-1955

Чехов, М. А. (Михаил Александрович)

Чехов, М. А. (Михаил Александрович), 1891-1955

Чехов, Мих. Ал.

Чехов, Михаил 1891-1955

Чехов Михаил Александрович 1891-1955

Чехов, Михаил (Михаил Александрович), 1891-1955

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מייקל צ'כוב

צ'כוב, מיכאיל אלכסנדרוביץ 1891-1955

צ'כוב, מיכאל

تشيكوف، مايكل، 1891-1955

ميشيل تشيكوف، 1891-1955

میخائیل چخوف

체호프, 미하일 1891-1955

체홉, 미하일 1891-1955

チェーホフ, マイケル

マイケル・チェーホフ

Languages
English (185)

Russian (76)

French (27)

German (23)

Spanish (4)

Japanese (2)

Hebrew (2)

Chinese (1)

Swedish (1)

Italian (1)

Dutch (1)

Czech (1)

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SpellboundOn the technique of actingLessons for the professional actorDie Kunst des SchauspielersAlfred Hitchcock's SpellboundThe path of the actorMichael Chekhov