The Actor´s Craft: Herbert Jennings
The Actor´s Most Important Tool - The Voice: Herbert Jennings
Hamlet From an Actor´s Prompt Book; The Substance of a Lecture Delivered (Classic Reprint): Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree
Programming Theater History:The Actor´s Workshop of San Francisco Herbert Blau
Sergei Prokofiev´s famous musical fairy tale, beautifully narrated by legendary actor Peter Ustinov, with music by the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Herbert von Karajan! The adventure of Peter, his grandfather, the duck, the cat, the bird - and, of course, the big bad wolf! A beautiful narrative with enchanting music! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Peter Ustinov. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/xbae/000104de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
On this edition of Fresh Air, we remember stage actress and acting teacher Uta Hagen. She died on Wednesday at the age of 84. She taught acting for more than 40 years, teaching such actors as Jack Lemmon, Sigourney Weaver, Matthew Broderick, and the late Geraldine Page. Her first book about acting, Respect for Acting, was published in 1973. She also wrote A Challenge for the Actor. She and her late husband, Herbert Berghof, founded the HB Studio in New York. This interview first aired November 4, 1998. (Broadcast Date: January 16, 2004) 1. Language: English. Narrator: Terry Gross. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/whyy/040116de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this remarkable anthology of historical recordings are many of the great artists of the past. Early cylinder recordings of Sir Henry Irving preserve the voice and character of the greatest actor of the Victorian period as well as Ellen Terry, his stage partner for many years. In this program, the changing styles of Shakespeare performance, a fascinating study, are documented with such varied actors as Tree, Gielgud, Thorndike, Olivier, Booth, and Barrymore. Also in this anthologhy, an entertaining miscellany of melodrama, tragedy, and comedy, including the famous extract of Edith Evans´ performance as Lady Bracknell and an unforgettable dialogue between Laurel and Hardy. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: John Barrymore, Laurence Olivier, Henry Irving. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/sp/naxo/000183de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Here are 12 exciting episodes of international intrigue from the golden age of radio. ´´Wherever there is mystery, adventure, intrigue, in all the strange and dangerous places in the world, there you will find the man called X!´´ Debonair British actor Herbert Marshall stars as FBI secret agent Ken Thurston, ´´the man who crosses the ocean as readily as you and I cross town; he is the man who fights today´s war in his unique fashion, so that tomorrow´s peace will make the world a neighborhood for all of us.´´ Leon Belasco plays Mr. X´s comedic sidekick, Pagan Zeldchmidt, who always turns up in remote parts of the world to assist Thurston. The Man Called X debuted over CBS radio on July 10, 1944, moved to NBC in 1950, and continued through May 20, 1952. In 1956 Ziv Television adapted The Man Called X as a 39-episode syndicated series starring Barry Sullivan as Ken Thurston. This collection contains the following episodes and the dates they aired on radio: Antarctic Expedition (3 Apr 47), Mr. Messler and the Insurance (17 Apr 47), Acme Oil Refinery (24 Apr 47), Stamp Story (15 May 47), A Journey to Xenophon (27 Oct 50), Professor Czorny Disappears behind the Iron Curtain (3 Nov 50), Race against Death (21 Apr 51), Knocked off His Feet (11 May 51), Enough Intrigue to Fill a Book (18 May 51), Amazon River (15 Jun 51), Petroleum Sabotage in Lima (1 Jan 52), A Flying Trip to Nowhere (8 Jan 52). 1. Language: English. Narrator: Herbert Marshall, Leon Belasco, full cast. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/blak/009297de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.