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Improvisation for actors and writers : a guidebook for improv lessons in comedy, Bill Lynn ; foreword by Kip King

Label
Improvisation for actors and writers : a guidebook for improv lessons in comedy
Title
Improvisation for actors and writers
Title remainder
a guidebook for improv lessons in comedy
Statement of responsibility
Bill Lynn ; foreword by Kip King
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
792.02/8
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2071.I5
LC item number
L96 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Improvisation for actors and writers : a guidebook for improv lessons in comedy, Bill Lynn ; foreword by Kip King
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Improv comedy schools : Why study improv comedy? -- Comedy schools -- Auditioning and placement -- What have I gotten myself into? Improv comedy basics : The enlightenment -- The comedy commandments -- Four falling anvils of improv -- Falling anvil #1: Collaboration -- Falling Anvil #2: Agreement -- Falling Anvil #3: Foundation -- Falling anvil #4: exploring, heightening and finding a game -- Basics wrap up. Developing comic characters : Overview -- Developing character essences -- The character toolbox -- Character workout -- Character wrap-up. Long form improv : Introduction to long form improv -- Long form skill #1: building a logical absurdity -- Long form skill #2: "circling up" -- Long form skill #3: extending the game across multiple scenes -- Long form skiill #4: editing scenes -- Long form extras -- Long form wrap-up. Writing sketch comedy : Sketches: getting started -- Finding and shaping sketch material -- The sketch writing toolbox -- Getting your sketch on its feet -- Sketch writing wrap-up. Appendix--exercises
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
191 p.
Isbn
9781566080941
Lccn
2003027766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373753399
Label
Improvisation for actors and writers : a guidebook for improv lessons in comedy, Bill Lynn ; foreword by Kip King
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Improv comedy schools : Why study improv comedy? -- Comedy schools -- Auditioning and placement -- What have I gotten myself into? Improv comedy basics : The enlightenment -- The comedy commandments -- Four falling anvils of improv -- Falling anvil #1: Collaboration -- Falling Anvil #2: Agreement -- Falling Anvil #3: Foundation -- Falling anvil #4: exploring, heightening and finding a game -- Basics wrap up. Developing comic characters : Overview -- Developing character essences -- The character toolbox -- Character workout -- Character wrap-up. Long form improv : Introduction to long form improv -- Long form skill #1: building a logical absurdity -- Long form skill #2: "circling up" -- Long form skill #3: extending the game across multiple scenes -- Long form skiill #4: editing scenes -- Long form extras -- Long form wrap-up. Writing sketch comedy : Sketches: getting started -- Finding and shaping sketch material -- The sketch writing toolbox -- Getting your sketch on its feet -- Sketch writing wrap-up. Appendix--exercises
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
191 p.
Isbn
9781566080941
Lccn
2003027766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373753399

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