Konstantin Sergeyevich Stanislavsky

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Noun1.Konstantin Sergeyevich Stanislavsky - Russian actor and theater director who trained his actors to emphasize the psychological motivation of their roles (1863-1938)
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That was the way of much traditional theater - most famously the style of William Shakespeare - but personally Pinto leans toward the style of Constantin Stanislavski, the Russian actor-director who believed that the best performances happen when actors delve into the emotional state of their own and other characters in order to bring greater depth and reality to a part.
The primary text, as listed on the publishers website, includes: When acting is an art, Constantin Stanislavski, trans.
When people encounter Chekhov, they usually think of this dark, sad, serious playbecause that was how it was staged by director Constantin Stanislavski in Russiaas a tragedy," Vera explains.