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Stanislavsky, Konstantin

Line breaks: Kon|stan¦tin Stan¦is|lav¦sky
Pronunciation: /ˌstanɪsˈlafski
 
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Definition of Stanislavsky, Konstantin in English:

( 1863–1938), Russian theatre director and actor; born Konstantin Sergeevich Alekseev; full name Konstantin Sergeevich Stanislavsky. Stanislavsky trained his actors to take a psychological approach and use latent powers of self-expression when taking on roles; his theory and technique were later developed into method acting.

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