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Many people believe that performing a role in a play or film entails becoming an entirely different person. Another assumption is that determining the correct emotions for a character leads to strong acting. At this lecture, these assumptions will be debunked, and you will be introduced to the (sometimes paradoxical) ideas behind contemporary acting technique. Learn how the strongest actors utilize tools to bring themselves into their roles as much as possible. Expect to participate in some introductory acting exercises during the lecture.
Co-sponsored by the Pioneer Alumni Legends (PALS). Presented by Anne Penner, assistant professor of theatre.

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Posted: 3 months ago
Recorded: Jan 5, 2017
Running Time: 1:09:08
Views: 75

Tags:
Ahss

Categories:
Academics

Speakers:
Danny McIntosh Anne Penner

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