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In how to stop acting, guskin reveals the insights and techniques that have worked wonders for beginners as well as stars. From this credo derives an entirely new perspective on auditioning and the challenge of developing a role and keeping it fresh, even over hundreds of performances. Instead of yet another "method, wherever his impulse takes him, " Guskin offers a strategy based on a radically simple and refreshing idea: that the actor's work is not to "create a character" but rather to be continually, personally responsive to the text, from first read-through to final performance.
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