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The Craftsmen of Dionysus

An Approach to Acting (Applause Acting Series)

by Jerome Rockwood

  • 15 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Applause Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Acting techniques,
  • Technical & background skills,
  • Acting,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Acting & Auditioning,
  • Songbooks - General,
  • Theater - General,
  • Performing Arts / Theater / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8602021M
    ISBN 101557831556
    ISBN 109781557831552
    OCLC/WorldCa26161728

    The Dionysian mysteries are an even older female-dominated cult that materialized some time between and B.C., and was best known for using wine and drugs to enter into trance-like dances or liberate their primal natures. Depictions of these ecstatic dances appear to have included the head flick characteristic of Voodoo. In his book The Birth of Tragedy, the German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche contrasted Dionysus with the god Apollo as a symbol of the fundamental, unrestrained aesthetic principle of force, music, and intoxication versus the one of sight, reason, form, and beauty represented by the latter. The two remain intrinsically related and dependent.

    Dionysus, the Greek god of fertility, wine, and ecstasy, was popular throughout much of the ancient world. In Rome he was known as Bacchus. A complex deity, Dionysus played two very different roles in Greek mythology. As the god of fertility, he was closely linked with . The second part of the book covers the historical development of both the Dionysus myth and cult. Otto unravels several popular and scholarly misreadings of the Dionysus myth. You may want a Attic/Koine Greek lexicon and alphabet guide near you if you feel so inclined, but most untranslated words can be figured by context with few exceptions/5(16).

    The ancient Greeks, however, bypassed this little social wrinkle by having their own god dedicated to just such occasions: Dionysus was the Greek god of wine, grape-growing, pleasure, and. 1 CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION: READING DIONYSUS THEN AND NOW STAGING THE DRAMATIS PERSONAE Dionysus comes in many forms. His arrivals are attended with conflicts and often result in the transformation of civilization. The most famous myth of Dionysus from.


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The Craftsmen of Dionysus book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book, by Jerome Rockwood and endorsed by actors such as Bru /5. The book comes strongly recommended by Bruce Willis and Burgess Meredith, two of my personal favorites. Even if you only want to pursue acting as a hobby, you will become much more knowledgeable, skilled and talented through reading this by: 1.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Craftsmen of Dionysus: An Approach to Acting (Applause Acting Series).5/5(1). Books shelved as dionysus: The Bacchae by Euripides, Dionysos: Exciter to Frenzy by Vikki Bramshaw, Dionysos by Richard Seaford, Dionysus: Myth and Cult.

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This book, by Jerome Rockwood and endorsed by actors such as Bruce Willis and Burgess Meredith, has been praised as the best acting Free shipping over $/5(1). Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II Donor friendsofthesanfranciscopubliclibraryPages: It covers auditioning, blocking, relaxing, improvisation, standard stage speech, dialects and accents, movement in period plays, and much od, Jerome is the author of 'Craftsmen of Dionysus An Approach to Acting', published under ISBN and ISBN Dionysus or Dionysos is the god of the grape-harvest, winemaking and wine, of fertility, ritual madness, religious ecstasy, festivity and theatre in ancient Greek religion and myth.

He is also known as Bacchus (/ ˈ b æ k ə s / or / ˈ b ɑː k ə s /; Greek: Βάκχος, Bákkhos), the name adopted by the Romans; the frenzy he induces is thyrsus, sometimes wound with ivy and Children: Priapus, Hymen, Thoas, Staphylus, Oenopion.

This book, by Jerome Rockwood and endorsed by actors such as Bruce Willis and Burgess Meredith, has been praised as the best acting textbook on the market today. It covers auditioning, blocking, relaxing, improvisation, standard stage speech, dialects and accents, movement in period plays, and much more.

Call us with any questions from Mon-Fri (Eastern) at Advent of Dionysus - Book. likes. The Advent of Dionysus - A book with specific insight into the mysteries of this ancient myth, both its psychological ramifications and, modern day ers: Just in time, Zeus plucks Dionysus's fetus from Semele's ashes.

(This just got a little graphic.) Dionysus's birth is premature, so Zeus sews him into his thigh until the godling is fully developed. When the time is right, baby Dionysus hops out of from his dad's leg like a.

"This outstanding edition of The Wrath of Dionysus marks the first appearance of (Nagrodskaia's) work in English. Let us hope her other novels quickly follow." —The Midwest Book Review" The Wrath of Dionysus is translated well and has just enough notes to explain what is not available to the late-twentieth-century reader.

Louise Reynolds should be commended for bringing us Pages: Dionysus (Linear B Diwonusos, Homeric Διώνυσος, Aeolic Ζόννυσος, Attic Διόνυσος) is the twice-born son of Zeus and Semele.

His birth alone sets him apart. Snatched prematurely from the womb of his dying mother and carried to term by his father, he was born from the thigh of Zeus.

PerceivedFile Size: KB. Dionysus (a.k.a. Bacchus) is the god of wine, theater, and revelry. Wherever this guy goes, a party erupts around him.

He is constantly surrounded by a wild gathering of female followers called Maenads, or Bacchantes, as well as a herd of Satyrs, creatures with the upper bodies of.

Depictions of Dionysus in us, like Apollo and Heracles, is one of the most frequently represented figures in ancient and postclassical more than a very few selections can be given here from the thousands of surviving works of art Dionysus begins to appear on Athenian vases in the mid-sixth century B.C.: a black-figure vase by the Amasis painter shows Dionysus with human.

The myth about Dionysus is featured in the book entitled The story of Dionysus is featured in the book entitled "A Hand-Book of Greek and Roman Mythology.

The Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome" by E.M. Berens, published in by Maynard, Merrill, & Co., New York. Learn about the the gods and goddesses of Ancient Greece and Rome.Myths about Dionysus - The Pirates An incident which occurred to Dionysus on one of his travels has been a favourite subject with the classic poets.

One day, as some Tyrrhenian pirates approached the shores of Greece, they beheld Dionysus, in the form of a beautiful youth, attired in radiant garments.Gods of Love & Ecstasy: the Traditions of Shiva & Dionysus by Alain Danielou.

Dionysos at Large by Marcel Detienne. Dionysos Slain by Marcel Detienne. A Psychoanalytic Study of the Myth of Dionysus and Apollo by Helene Deutsch, M. D. The God of Ecstasy: Sex Roles & the Madness of Dionysos by Arthur Evans. Dionysus & the Beat: Four Letters on.