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Leaving for a Reason Tool


Published: 2010-08-28

One in a series of tool cards for teaching improvisation. Part of ICASP's Improvisation Toolkit. Source: Based on the Theatresports game "Leave for the Same Reason," devised by Keith Johnstone. Johnstone, Keith. "Improv for Storytellers. New York: Faber and Faber, 1998. 169-170.

Available Files

  • Leaving_for_Reason__Tool.pdf

    98 KB | application/pdf


So one of the things that improvisation has come to mean in the context of highly technological performance is that improvisation is the last claim to the legitimate presence of a human in the performance of music.

– Bob Ostertag