Richard Boleslavsky His Life and Work in the Theatre 1977 J W Roberts
Richard Boleslavsky: His Life and Work in the Theatre, 1977 by J. W. Roberts, is the first biography of this iconic figure in the development of modern American theater. He is recorded historically for his founding of The Laboratory Theatre in New York, but his particular genius is revealed largely through the personal memories of those who worked with him and followed his teaching of the "System" which became Method Acting.
This First Edition is the first published biography of Boleslavsky (1889-1937) It is a well written and researched biography for which material was difficult to find.
This book is in good condition - clean, no marks, no tears, strong binding, just the handling of time to show that it is a used book.
The book measures 6 inches by 9 1/4 inches by about 1 inch and has 288 pages.