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The Making of the Professional Actor A History, an Analysis and a Prediction by Adrian Cairns

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Published by Peter Owen Publishers .
Written in English


  • Acting techniques,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • History,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Theater - History & Criticism,
  • Acting & Auditioning,
  • Actors,
  • Acting

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7861488M
ISBN 100720610028
ISBN 109780720610024

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