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Acting Success and the Text: Part II


In Part I, we discussed, among other things, how to find a character’s arc, and how to break down a scene into beats. In this post, we will continue on this thread of the breaking down of each scene. More on the “detective work” I’ve written about in earlier blogs (such as “specifics”: If what is […]


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5 Tips for When You Can’t Relate to a Role


“What if I can’t relate to my character?” To be honest, it surprises me how little consideration I generally give this question. For me at least, and I think for many of the actors I talk to, we are so driven by habit, training, and necessity to find something in every character to which we […]


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