Foreward by David Mamet
ONE — Begin Again — Empty Your Cup
TWO — The First Exercise — Did You Hear What He Said?
THREE — Repition Continues — Did You Really Hear What He Really Said?
FOUR — Developing Concentration
FIVE — How to Justify Absolutely Anything
SIX — Don’t Gird Yourself to Act; Open Yourself to Receive
SEVEN — Objectives and Expectations: Be Careful What You Want
EIGHT — Action Problems: Awaken Your Inner Criminal
NINE — Scene Work: Private Conversations — Approach the Text and Pick Up Your Impulses
TEN — Farewell to Repition: Don’t Do Anything Unless Something Happens to Make You Do It
ELEVEN — Daydreams, Fantasies, and Your Inner Life: Emotional Preparation
TWELVE — Relationships: I Know He’s Your Brother, but Who Is He Really?
THIRTEEN — The Domestic Exercise: How Are Things At Home?
FOURTEEN — The Second Round of Scene Work: Go Deeper into the Text
FIFTEEN — Final Questions: It’s a Wrap. Now Where Do We Go from Here?