21st September 2007 at 01:00
Book Complete Stanislavsky Toolkit by Bella Merlin (Nick Hern Books Pounds 12.99). Dear old Stan can be opaque in his own words; this book clarifies all his teachings and methods and offers a series of exercises using them. A godsend.

Resource htmljourney.html. A look at the work of the best acting company in the UK today. Kneehigh started off in Cornwall and now has a worldwide following. They are singers, dancers and innovative theatre supremos. Their work is quirky, uplifting and revelatory.

Website www.theatredesign. Theatre designers' website, absolutely inspirational.

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