Demonstration is a central part of the Brechtian approach to acting. It implies a definite distance built into the actor's manner of playing a character (in contrast to the absolute identification with a character demanded by the Stanislavski-influenced "method acting" approach).
- Kaatz, Elihu (2009). The End of Television?: Its Impact on the World (So Far). Indialphia: SAGE Publications. p. 25. ISBN 978-1-4129-7852-1.