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About Konstantin Stanislavski

Born in Moscow in 1863, Konstantin Sergeyevich Stanislavski had a more profound effect on the process of acting than did anyone else in the Twentieth Century. At age 14, Stanislavski joined a theatrical group organized by his family, and soon became its central figure. Throughout the late 1800s he improved as an actor and began to produce and direct plays.

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About Stella Adler

Stella Adler dedicated her life to preserving and expanding the highest level of art in the theatre. The youngest daughter of the eminent Yiddish tragedians, Sara and Jacob Adler, Stella began her career on her father’s stage at the age of four in a production of Broken Hearts. When she was eighteen, she went to London, where she made her

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