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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.

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  • Leaving_for_Reason__Tool.pdf

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...partly because I know that’s the only way that we could solve a creative problem [using improvisation with children ranging in abilities] and what doesn’t work is trying to impose a template on the students who are not able to respond to that template.

– Pauline Oliveros (in working with Abilities First)