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Action precedes the emotion
purposeful actions to fulfill character's needs
actor only plays actions, not emotions
Make outward behavior convincing
Inner needs of character
Character's life must be continuous
Evolution of the Director in the Theater
must visualize and orchestrate
18th century bombastic acting style
actor-managers from Shakespeare's time
David Garrick - actor/manager of Drury Lane Theatre in 1780s - banished spectators from stage and abolished star system
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