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Audition speeches for women
Marlow, Jean.
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New York, NY : Routledge, 2001.
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viii, 120 pages ; 22 cm
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Audition Speeches for Women is an invaluable resource for acting classes, competitions, auditions, and rehearsals, and an affordable and necessary tool for serious actors everywhere.

Author Notes

Jean Marlow, with her co-director Eamonn Jones, has run The Actors' Theatre School in London for a number of years and is an experienced actress and teacher. She is also the author of Actors' Audition Speeches, Actresses' Audition Speeches, Audition Speeches for 6-16 Year Olds and the Classical Auditions books for women and men.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsp. vii
Prefacep. viii
More About Auditioningp. 1
The Drama School Auditionp. 2
Tim Reynolds, Principal of the Academy Drama Schoolp. 2
Robert Palmer, Senior Voice Tutor, Royal Academy of Dramatic Artp. 4
Working Today in Professional Theatrep. 5
Sir Peter Hall, The Peter Hall Companyp. 5
Developing Extra Skillsp. 6
Jacqueline Leggo, Agent and Personal Managerp. 6
Jean Hornbuckle, Opera and Recital Singer--coaching actors for musicalsp. 6
Barry Grantham, Specialising in Commedia dell'Arte and physical theatrep. 7
Penny Dyer, Dialect Coachp. 8
Advice from the Actorsp. 9
Samantha Power, Matt Plantp. 9
Auditioning for Films and Televisionp. 10
Doreen Jones, Casting Directorp. 11
Auditioning for Voiceovers and Radio Dramap. 12
Patricia Leventon, RSC actress and former member of the BBC Radio Drama Companyp. 12
Carol Schroder, Examiner for the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA)p. 14
A Word About the Speechesp. 14
Audition Speeches for Womenp. 15
Useful Addressesp. 116
Copyright holdersp. 117