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Let Me Play the Lion Too: How to be an Actor
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Let Me Play the Lion Too: How to be an Actor
by Pennington, Michael

In Michael Pennington's highly personal guide and memoir there are sections on rehearsals, on television then and now, on who does what on a film set, on the disciplines and rewards of musical theatre, and five directors discuss why the scenery is better on radio. Disability and racial bias in the theatre are discussed and we sometimes hear from other, younger voices who are following parallel paths. Infectiously enthusiastic, both conversational and profound, Let Me Play the Lion Too draws on the author's fifty years of experience to celebrate the deadly serious, sometimes hilarious, often misunderstood but infinitely enriching life of a professional actor.

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Publication date: 15 Jan 2015

ISBN: URN:ISBN:9780571231065

OPAC reference: KOHA-OAI-BCP:7908

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