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By Elizabeth Hess

ISBN-10: 1349951056

ISBN-13: 9781349951055

In this ebook, educator-actor-playwright-director Elizabeth Hess bargains systematic and unique explorations in functionality process. This hybrid strategy is a fusion of actual theater modalities culled from Western practices (Psycho-physical activities, Viewpoints) japanese practices (Butoh, Kundalini yoga) and comparable functionality disciplines (Mask, Puppetry). Behavioral, physiological and mental ‘states of being’ are engaged to unencumber impulses, entry adventure and magnify the mind's eye. via person, partnered and collective explorations, actors discover a character’s essence and point of realization, their power middle and physique language, and their archetype and dating to common topics. Magic (to fake, as if), Metaphor (to examine, as like) and fable (to development after, as in) give you the beginning for producing transformative, empathetic and expansive creative expression. Explorations may be tailored to personality paintings, scene research and construction, together with original/devised paintings and confirmed textual content, to light up singular and mind-blowing paintings via collaborative creativity that's creative, inclusive and alive.

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