Stanislavsky
biographical name Konstantin 1863-1938 pseudonym of Konstantin Sergeyevich Alekseyev Russian actor, director, & producer

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  • Stanislavsky — in reference to a method of acting, 1924, from Russian actor and director Konstantin Stanislavsky (1863 1938) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Stanislavsky — [stan΄i släf′skē, stän΄i släf′skē] Konstantin [kän′stən tēn΄] (born Konstantin Sergeyevich Alekseyev) 1863 1938; Russ. actor, director, & teacher of acting * * * …   Universalium

  • Stanislavsky — [stan΄i släf′skē, stän΄i släf′skē] Konstantin [kän′stən tēn΄] (born Konstantin Sergeyevich Alekseyev) 1863 1938; Russ. actor, director, & teacher of acting …   English World dictionary

  • Stanislavsky — noun Russian actor and theater director who trained his actors to emphasize the psychological motivation of their roles (1863 1938) • Syn: ↑Konstantin Stanislavsky, ↑Konstantin Sergeyevich Stanislavsky, ↑Konstantin Sergeevich Alekseev • Instance… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stanislavsky — Stan|i|slav|sky, Con|stan|tin (1863 1938) a Russian actor and theatre ↑director who developed a new way of acting, called method acting. This involves actors using their own emotions and remembering their own experiences so that they feel as if… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Stanislavsky — Stan•i•slav•sky or Stan•i•slav•ski [[t]ˌstæn əˈslɑv ski, ˈslɑf [/t]] n. big Konstantin (Konstantin Sergeevich Alekseev), 1863–1938, Russian actor, producer, and director …   From formal English to slang

  • Stanislavsky — /stænɪsˈlavski/ (say stanis lahvskee) noun Konstantin, 1863–1938, Russian theatre director and actor, whose ideas formed the basis of Method acting …   Australian English dictionary

  • STANISLAVSKY, SIMON JUDAH — (1849–1921), author and scholar. Born in Nikopol, S. Russia, Stanislavsky received a traditional education, and influenced by I. Orshanski , entered a Russian gymnasium at the age of 23. His first contribution to the Hebrew press dealt with… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Stanislavsky Award — (Full title of the prize: I Believe. Konstantin Stanislavsky ) is a special prize awarded since 2001 at the Moscow International Film Festival for the outstanding achievement in the career of acting and devotion to the principles of Stanislavsky… …   Wikipedia

  • Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Academic Music Theatre — ( ru. Московский Академический Музыкальный Театримени народных артистов К. С. СТАНИСЛАВСКОГО и Вл. И. НЕМИРОВИЧА ДАНЧЕНКО) is a musical theater in Moscow originally created as an opera studio of Bolshoi Theater. The theater is named after… …   Wikipedia

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