Category: Practitioners

Elia Kazan

Elia Kazan (born Elias Kazantzoglou, September 7, 1909 – September 28, 2003) was a Greek-American director, producer, writer and actor, described by The New York Times as “one of the...

Michael Chekhov

Michael Chekhov (1891-1955) was a nephew of the great Russian playwright Anton Chekhov (1860-1904) and student of Constantin Stanislavski (1863-1938) and his realistic system of acting. Michael Chekhov soon developed...

Emile Zola

Émile Édouard Charles Antoine Zola (2 April 1840 – 29 September 1902) was a French writer, the most well-known practitioner of the literary school of naturalism and an important contributor...