Behind the Scenes (Paperback)

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Behind the Scenes (Paperback)

By Mick Napier, Bob Odenkirk (Foreword by)


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"Mick has been the catalyst for the most messed-up, funny, smart, low-budget, loud, subversive, hilarious, mind-expanding improv shows of his time." Bob Odenkirk, star of "Better Call Saul." In this follow-up to his highly regarded book "Improvise. Scene from the Inside Out", globally acclaimed improviser, director, and instructor Mick Napier focuses on the complexities and theories of long-form improvisation. This extended form of improvisation invites performers to be inspired for at least thirty minutes by a single suggestion as they push their creativity to the limit. Napier taps into more than 30 years of experience and distills his tools for success into practical, engaging lessons: -The art of introductions and edits -Different approaches to openers -Pros and cons of the backline -Why it's okay to be funny -Finding the dominant energy -Sustaining a solid character

Product Details ISBN: 9781566081993
ISBN-10: 1566081998
Publisher: Meriwether Publishing
Publication Date: December 21st, 2015
Pages: 224
Language: English