The Lee Strasberg Notes

Friday, April 09, 2010

Lola Cohen and Anna Strasberg talk about Lee Strasberg’s unique teachings in actor training. Ms. Cohen is editor of The Lee Strasberg Notes, a document of the history and ongoing practice of Strasberg’s Method, based on unpublished transcripts of his classes on acting, directing, and Shakespeare.


Lola Cohen and Anna Strasberg

Comments [3]

robin harvey from isle of matlacha, gulf coast florida

What an amazing interview. Speaking of 'poetic realism'
This show completely inspired & informed me. I can't wait to read the book. Big thanks to the obviously talented Lola Cohen & Mrs. Strasberg for bringing this
resource to a whole new generation. Very timely! From
what i just listened to, I think this book will be good
for anyone who loves life. Thank you again for your
quality broadcasting. Best regards, Robin Harvey

Apr. 21 2010 07:30 PM
RLewis from bowery

What do you think of new physical techniques like Viewpoints, Suzuki, and Boal that have replaced the old, internal Method?

Apr. 09 2010 12:51 PM
Jessica St. John from NYC

Both Lola Cohen and Mrs. Strasberg are wonderful, intelligent, and exceptionally talented women. (Both of whom I have had the great honor of working with.) The minute I heard they were going to be on your show I ran to my radio as fast as I could so I could listen. Many, many people have waited many, many years for this book to be written and it's so wonderful they have brought this great gift to the world of theatre and beyond. EVERYONE will get something out of this book because The Method is life...BRAVO!!!

Apr. 09 2010 12:39 PM

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