Graded exercises introduce the reader to the history and techniques of commedia, originating in mid-16th century Italy.
Topics covered include: the commedia masks; mime and movement games; using face masks; and creating the roles.
Illustrations demonstrate posture, gesture, costume and masks.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages, illustrations
- Publisher: Nick Hern Books
- Publication Date: 27/10/2000
- Category: Acting techniques
- ISBN: 9781854594662