Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Acting Notes

  • What are the things that haunt me or make me feel insecure and what can I do about them? I am just the victim of this stuff, what can I do to tack it and get over it?
Class with Duane Daniels
  • Surprise yourself by: what you're going to say and how you're gonna say.
  • Consider the opposite of what your line is
  • Avoid being logical, don't make sense
  • Playing the opposite or not logical let's you the actor create a vaccum that the audience can fall into and feel comfortable with your performance because you're not giving them the answer
  • Your job as an actor is not to give the answer but to provide more questions
  • Playing opposite of my intial choce
  • See who this character could be