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A C T I N G

I N

B R I E F

by

Dr. Charles Northrup

Copyright 1988

Dr.Northrup has studied extensively and has been involved in all phases of show business since his Honorable discharge from the Marine Corps in 1958.

HonorablyDischarged
Pvt Charles Northrup, USMC 1955, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina
Honorably Discharged in 1958.


Discharge survived
house fire in 1961!

He received his training at American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. Prior to his military service he attended Hebron Academy , Hebron, Maine, and graduated from Melrose High School in Melrose, Massachusetts. His home page can be found here, and he is a devout Christian, AND he loves playing "good" popular and country/western music on his keyboard.

Here is his resume.

Dr.Northrup did night club work in Boston and New York...TV in Boston...Stage in Massachusetts, New York, and Florida...appeared in the original production on Broadway of "COURTYARD"

Dr.Northrup has also done extensive radio broadcasting in Maine and Florida
He has appeared in films in Massachusetts, New York ,and Florida.
He has written,produced,and done voice-overs for films in Florida.
And has served as the Central Florida regional auditioner for the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Currently, I am also in the process of writing a musical play
about the 1950s, and I'm looking for a collaborator.
If you live in the Mt Dora, Florida area,
and would like to be involved please contact me here

INTRODUCTION
CHAPTERS
ACTOR EVALUATION
PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT
FUNDAMENTALS OF STAGE MOVEMENT
PORTRAYING EMOTIONS
ACTOR'S READING SKILL
CHARACTER STUDY
DEVELOPMENT OF CHARACTER
THINKING IN CHARACTER
STAYING IN CHARACTER
PANTOMIME
SCRIPT
CHARACTER PORTRAYAL
ESSENTIALS
TERMINOLOGY
VOICE
GETTING STARTED

Charles Northrup
Phone:(352) 735-5869 or (352) 250-0282
E-mail: charel8@earthlink.net
98 Gardenia Avenue
Mount Dora, Florida 32757