Date of Award
Film, Theatre & Communication Arts
Film, Theatre, and Communication Arts
The purpose of this study is to create a believable, multiple dimension character portrayal of Jack Lawson in David Mamet’s Race. Documentation of the process will include: an explanation of the acting technique and analysis used to create the backstory and portrayal of the character; insight into the background and beliefs of playwright, David Mamet; and a personal review of my growth and performance.
McCaghren, Paxton H., "Pigments of Imagination: An Actor's Journey of Creating the Character of Jack Lawson from David Mamet's Race" (2012). University of New Orleans Theses and Dissertations. 1600.