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Well it’s February. For those of you who made your New Year’s resolutions, it’s a good time to see how you’re doing with them.
If you’ve followed my blogs over the past several years you’ll notice that in January I start with a conversation about the Business of Acting.
If you are interested in a play about the effect love and marriage has on a family of four struggling with time and place, do not miss the Collaborative Artists Ensemble's production of a new adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's "The Lady From The Sea" running at The Actors Workout Studio in the NoHo Arts District through December 6th.
In a recent class I had two actors on stage doing the Meisner Repetition Exercise. If you’re not familiar with “Repetitions,” it’s an exercise in listening, reacting, and working off the other actor, as you repeat your partner’s behavior and they repeat it back to you again. (That’s a quick and simple description of repetitions. I assume most of you reading this are already familiar with the exercise. If not, don’t worry, as I’ll be addressing this in a later blog.) These two actors were on stage for about three minutes, and they shared great chemistry. When they finished I asked them this: