Definition of Stanislavsky, Konstantin in English:

Stanislavsky, Konstantin

proper noun

  • (1863–1938), Russian theater director and actor; born Konstantin Sergeevich Alekseev; full name Konstantin Sergeevich Stanislavsky. He trained actors to take a psychological approach and to use latent powers of self-expression when taking on roles; his theory and technique were later developed into method acting.

Pronunciation:

Stanislavsky, Konstantin

/ˌstanəˈsläfskē/