Monthly Archives: June 2014

That Visceral Process … ‘Acting’

Tweet  An experienced and capable actor once said to me “Acting is such a visceral process you can’t really explain it or control it, you just have to trust it!!” This thought excites the imagination and stimulates the acting juices.  … Continue reading

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ARE YOU WORD PERFECT YET??

Tweet  Are you still trying to work out the perfect way to say a line? Here are some more options to complicate your instantly spontaneous decisions.  NOT ONLY can you change the importance of any word and therefore shift the … Continue reading

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It CAN be perfect?????

Tweet  Over the years I’ve heard actors practicing a line over and over.  They are trying to get it ‘just right’.  They are working on the concept that … “There is a perfect way to say every line.”   … … Continue reading

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THE VALUE OF OPPOSITES

Tweet    The opposite to …  black =   ?  sweet =  ?  happy =  ?  hard   =  ? How quickly did you answer “white”, “sour”, “sad” and “soft”?  It’s easy, eh!!! BUT … when an actor has to … Continue reading

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