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Director's Toolkit : The Directing Process from Play Selection to Production (Hardcover) (Robin J.

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The Director’s Toolkit is a comprehensive guide to the role of the theatrical director.

Following the chronology of the directing process, the book discusses each stage in precise detail, considering the selection and analysis of the script, the audition process, casting, character development, rehearsals, how to self-evaluate a production and everything in between.

Drawing on the author’s own experience in multiple production roles, the book highlights the relationship between the director, stage manager and designer, exploring how the director should be involved in all elements of the production process. Featuring a unique exploration of directing in special circumstances, the book includes chapters on directing nonrealistic plays, musicals, alternative theatre configurations, and directing in an educational environment.

The book includes detailed illustrations, step-by-step checklists, and opportunities for further exploration, offering a well-rounded foundation for aspiring directors.

Number of Pages: 361.0
Genre: Performing Arts
Series Title: The Focal Press Toolkit Series
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Robin J. Schraft
Language: English
Street Date: January 24, 2018
TCIN: 53145240
UPC: 9781138095229
Item Number (DPCI): 248-55-7861

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