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Archive for June, 2009

Add Shakespeare to Your Arsenal

By • Jun 17th, 2009 • Category: An Actor's Advice

I am currently in a production of Romeo and Juliet. I have not been in enough Shakespeare in my time as an actor, and I am thrilled with the chance to be in this show. I happen to enjoy Shakespeare. Many people, actors included, simply do not. This is legitimate to an extent. Yet I […]

How Poetry Can Aid Memorization

By • Jun 3rd, 2009 • Category: An Actor's Advice

Even the most realistic plays are written with dialogue that somewhat transcends everyday speech. Many will argue this point with me, and I embrace the argument. Yet I maintain that most successful scripts are so because the way the characters speak is at least somewhat removed from the way you and I speak in our […]