ERIC Number: EJ674471
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Who Needs What? Some Thoughts on the Possibility of Using Psychology in Actor Training.
Research in Drama Education, v6 n1 p108-11 Mar 2001
Contends that the aim of professional actor training is to reveal and develop an actor's individuality. Proposes that the responsibility of drama teachers is to lead training in such away that students feel accepted, understood, and respected. Proposes that psychodrama is the most appropriate method for student and professional actors' personal development. (PM)
Descriptors: Acting, Communication Strategies, Drama, Educational Objectives, Higher Education, Individual Development, Psychology, Student Motivation
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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