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This michae, is like a fountain of knowledge! Jun 20, Linda C. In fact, “Audition” is a necessary guide to dealing with all the “auditions” we face in life.

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The 12 Guideposts Guidepost 1: He seems to know his stuff having seen thousands if not millions of actors audition for various roles over the years. Audktion about how to present yourself to people who will judge you in moments, how to be pragmatic, authentic to yourself and yet totally surprise them into thinking well and memorably of you–even if y Not just for actors!

Place Where are you? While aimed at actors who need knowledge or help with audltion, it is a lifetime’s worth of good anecdotes from a big deal insider, told with the force and tenderness of a relative who knows you can make it, but is not sure your passion for the field will survive all the hoops.


Dec 27, LeeLee rated it really liked it. Published December 2nd by Bantam first published February 1st His legendary course on auditioning has launched hundreds of successful careers. The problem in the relationship is always with other person. The absolute must read for actors.

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Audition: Everything an Actor Needs to Know to Get the Part

The best book on the topic of acting ever written. Here is a link to a blog entry that I wrote about this book: I also don’t trust anyone who calls O’Neill “artless.

micnael An opposite is an action that interferes with you getting what you are fighting for. Some examples of actions: Action comes right on the tail of discovery; something which you may have suspected is suddenly confirmed. Refresh and try again. In these chapters, Michael Shurtleff gives great outlines for making the character come to life using things like relationships, conflict and motivation.

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Jun 24, Shaun rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Some of the advice in this book is particularly useful for actors auditioning for scripted plays, but I still found a lot of useful advice for acting in improvised scenes as well.


I recommend this book to actors, directors, and anyone involved in the show-biz, but it can be useful in real life as well. The best actions are physical because they are undeniable. Have a secret — keep it a secret, but let it add drive and intensity to your scene.

Already know your password? An audition is NOT the performance. Shurtleff gives perspective and a suite of tools for bringing shurtkeff to life that are invaluable.

I recommend this book.

An appreciation about the irony of life. His experiences took him very far in his career in life as a casting director. Events equal changes, especially in the relationship.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. The best book on acting I have ever read, and also full of great insights into human psychology. Industry night is October 22!

Learn enough so you can do good theater. A day when everything changes. Do it whenever you can.