Stanislavski

Born in Moscow, Russia in 1863. (died 1938) An actor and moved on to become a director and teacher. Parents did not indulge in his passion for theatre, so he changed his name. He developed a new approach to acting. It took years of experimenting to get to what is now known as the Stanislavski […]

Improvisation

Talking about improvisation, I used to think that it’s about how you react with different scenes and relationships within the topic you’re given. But now, adding on to that, there are more techniques and skills to be well with responding to the scene. Like thinking quickly, taking the risk, saying “yes” to continue the scene,  […]

9 Qualities of an effective ensemble member

Risk Taker (willing to be open-minded to new things/ideas) Positive and Energetic (have a good attitude towards everything) Aware and in Control (observe how your actions impact other people) Focused (concentrate on what you’re doing) Active listener (find out how you can cooperate with other people’s ideas into yours) Cooperative and Collaborative (work alongside your […]