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Letters to George: The Account of a Rehearsal [Paperback]

Max Stafford-Clark
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15 May 1997
Letters to George is a director's handbook of techniques written from inside the theatre; a brand new kind of rehearsal log.

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  • Paperback: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Nick Hern Books; New edition edition (15 May 1997)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 185459317X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1854593177
  • Product Dimensions: 21.8 x 14 x 1.2 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 331,098 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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5.0 out of 5 stars A fab read 25 Nov 2010
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A friend recommended this to me. I hadn't really read theatrical autobiography before - it was fascinating! Max S-C has many amusing tales to tell, as one would expect, but the book is also a very interesting insight into how a theatre production can come together through hard work, lateral thinking and imagination.
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5.0 out of 5 stars letters to george 11 July 2009
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this book came promptly, was well packaged and arrived in good condition.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Letters to George 8 May 2006
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In autumn 1988 Max Staford-Clark directed George Farquhar's Restoration comedy, The Recruiting Officer, on the stage of the Royal Court Theatre. It was a smash hit both with critics and audiences.

Each night, after rehearsal, Stafford-Clark would return home and write to Farquhar reporting on the day's work. In these Letters to George, the man from 1988 instructs the man from 1706 on the changes in taste, theatrical fashion and social behavior which have overtaken the play.

Max is not above chiding George for the odd patch of 'sloppy writing' or speculating on the conditions of the Restoration theatre which had shaped George's play.

--- from book's back cover
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