Actor Self vs. Character Self

An Empirical Exploration

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This work combines the results of an online survey about the experience of acting with interviews of many of the respondents to explore how actors describe the relationship between the character they portray in performance and their non-character selves. It also explores the role of emotion in this relationship.
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal for Artistic Research
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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Actor Self vs. Character Self : An Empirical Exploration. / Hetzler, Eric.

In: Journal for Artistic Research, No. 2, 2012.

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