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Yes, and... Tool


Published: 2010-08-28

One in a series of tool cards for teaching improvisation. Part of ICASP's Improvisation Toolkit. Sources: Spolin, Viola. "Improvisation for the Theater: A Handbook of Teaching and Directing Techniques." Illinois: Northwestern University Press, 1963. Johnstone, Keith. "Impro: Improvisation and the Theatre." London: Faber and Faber, 1979. 103.

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Listening itself, an improvisative act engaged in by everyone, announces a practice of active engagement with the world, where we sift, interpret, store and forget, in parallel with action and fundamentally articulated with it ("Mobilitas Animi" 113).

– George E. Lewis