- Stanislavsky in reference to a method of acting, 1924, from Russian actor and director Konstantin Stanislavsky (1863-1938).
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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 — biographical name Konstantin 1863 1938 pseudonym of Konstantin Sergeyevich Alekseyev Russian actor, director, & producer … New Collegiate 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