An Actor Prepares



  • The usual English title of Konstantin Stanislavsky'streatise (1926) on the psychology of acting. This title was used fora 1936 abridgement published in America. A more literal translationof the Russian title would have been An actor's Work on Himself.The US edition was used as the basis for training in the Method,a psychological system of acting based on Stanislavsky's theories.