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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The primary text, as listed on the publishers website, includes: When acting is an art, Constantin Stanislavski, trans.
Drawing from the psychological insights of Constantin Stanislavski and other such "master" teachers like Lee Strasberg, Stella Adler, Sanford Meisner, as well as performers like Lawrence Olivier, Marlon Brando and Meryl Streep, Theater as Life is the first book that makes the actor's magical "soul craft", her way of transforming herself into a "character" accessible and applicable to real-life, to living the "good life.
These techniques were derived from the teaching of Constantin Stanislavski, the founder of the Moscow Art Theater.