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Chekhov, Michael 1891-1955

Overview
Works: 173 works in 485 publications in 12 languages and 10,901 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Biography  Nonfiction films  Instructional films  Records and correspondence  Musical films  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Actor, Dedicatee, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN2061, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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To the actor : on the technique of acting by Michael Chekhov( Book )

58 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook for professional and amateur actors and directors is designed to train the imagination and body to quickly and effectively call up emotion, develop characters, and strengthen awareness
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

39 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,363 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 )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 597 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 )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 536 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 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsody by Charles Vidor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 102 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 )

4 editions published between 1955 and 1982 in Russian and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Kunst des Schauspielers by Michael Chekhov( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 65 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

Examines the journey of Michael Chekhov and George Shdanoff that brought a unique technique of acting to Hollywood which turned Stanislavski's acting theory on its head, and empowered the legendary Hollywood stars and directors of the 40s, 50s and beyond to create their most memorable work on stage and in films
Michael Chekhov lessons for teachers of his acting technique by Michael Chekhov( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ob iskusstve aktera by Michael Chekhov( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in Russian and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The path of the actor by Michael Chekhov( Book )

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

Full of illuminating anecdotes and insightful observations involving prominent characters from the MAT and the European theatre of the early twentieth century, this is the English translation of author's two-volume autobiography. Here, he takes us through events in his acting career and personal life, from his childhood in St Petersburg
O tekhnike aktera by Michael Chekhov( Book )

3 editions published in 1946 in Russian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Temnyj genij : (Vsevolod Mejercholʹd) by I︠U︡riĭ Elagin( Book )

7 editions published between 1955 and 1982 in Russian and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Specter of the rose( Visual )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 16 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
Literaturnoe nasledie by Michael Chekhov( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in Russian and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Chekhov on theatre and the art of acting : the five-hour CD master class : a guide to discovery with exercises by Mala Powers( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock : the premiere collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 14 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
To the actor : on the technique of acting
Alternative Names
Čechov M. A.

Čechov, M.A. 1891-1955

Čechov, Michail 1891-1955

Čechov, Michail 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. (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. (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 Aleksandrovič Čechov attore russo

Michail Aleksandrovitsj Tsjechov Russisch acteur

Michaił Czechow aktor rosyjski

Michail Tjechov

Michailas Čechovas

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

Μάικλ Τσέχωφ

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

מייקל צ'כוב שחקן אמריקאי

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

米高·卓可夫

迈克尔·契诃夫

Languages
English (169)

Russian (59)

French (25)

German (17)

Italian (5)

Spanish (5)

Japanese (2)

Hebrew (2)

Chinese (1)

Swedish (1)

Dutch (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Alfred Hitchcock's SpellboundOn the technique of actingLessons for the professional actorDie Kunst des SchauspielersThe path of the actorMichael Chekhov on theatre and the art of acting : the five-hour CD master class : a guide to discovery with exercisesThe path of the actor