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Impro for Storytellers (Theatre Arts)

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ISBN13: 9780878301058
ISBN10: 0878301054
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"Impro for Storytellers" is the follow-up to Keith Johnstone's classic "Impro," one of the best-selling books ever published on improvisation. In this book, Johnstone takes a further decade of experience as a teacher and coach and explores how an individual's potential can be released in group settings. "Be more boring!" he might yell to a student striving to be original. "Be more obvious!" he could advise a clever performer. These are unorthodox techniques, but ones that are part of the games that have made Johnstone's work uniquely effective in the theatre community. Beyond its strictly theatrical applications, "Impro for Storytellers" aims to take jealous and self-obsessed beginners and teach them to play games with good nature and to fail gracefully. If you've ever been clumsy and awkward, this book will improve your interpersonal skills and encourage a life-long study of human interaction.

Synopsis:

Impro for Storytellers is the follow-up to Keith Johnstone's classic Impro, one of the best-selling books ever published on improvisation. Impro for Storytellers aims to take jealous and self-obsessed beginners and teach them to play games with good nature and to fail gracefully.

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christopher_brindley, December 15, 2006 (view all comments by christopher_brindley)
Excellent source for any improviser or theater teacher. A must have to learn and explain the rules of improvisation. This book has the best exercises and games to teach, challenge, and spark creativity within performers. Buy it, it's worth the money!!!!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780878301058
Author:
Johnstone, Keith
Publisher:
Routledge
Author:
Johnstone Keith
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Ships & Shipbuilding - Engineering
Subject:
Acting & Auditioning
Subject:
Theater - History & Criticism
Subject:
Improvisation (acting)
Subject:
Improvisation.
Subject:
Drama -- History and criticism.
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Routledge Paperback
Series:
Theatre Arts (Routledge Paperback)
Series Volume:
1137 A
Publication Date:
19990631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
388
Dimensions:
8.67x5.44x.85 in. 1.00 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Impro for Storytellers is the follow-up to Keith Johnstone's classic Impro, one of the best-selling books ever published on improvisation. Impro for Storytellers aims to take jealous and self-obsessed beginners and teach them to play games with good nature and to fail gracefully.
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