Stanislavski method

noun
Sta·​ni·​slav·​ski method | \ ˌsta-nə-ˈslaf-ski- How to pronounce Stanislavski method (audio) , -ˈslav-, -ˈsläf-, -ˈsläv-\

Definition of Stanislavski method

: a technique in acting by which an actor strives to empathize with the character being portrayed so as to effect a realistic interpretation

First Known Use of Stanislavski method

1941, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Stanislavski method

Konstantin Stanislavsky

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“Stanislavski method.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Stanislavski%20method. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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