Kathryn Jacobs, a guest lecturer from the University of Minnesota’s Psychology department, shares how neuroscience can help guide the way you practice and perform theatrical violence. Understanding fundamental principles of neurology can help produce more visceral, genuine responses to your storytelling.
Learn the tricks and tools necessary to sell a punch or a slap when your audience is all around you. Whether you’re performing in an arenastyle theatre or outside at a renaissance festival, these are tools you can’t do without.
You’re injured now what do you do? Students will be given choreography then...injures. They will then have to execute the choreography as best they can staying true to their intention and the choreo.
A class which examines the five Meisterhauen (mastercuts) of the Liechtenauer canon of longsword training. The cuts will be demonstrated, and then shown how they may be adapted for safe use on the stage. Footwork as well as sword work will be examined to develop a total movement system.
You can make a lot happen between 2 swords and 2 shields. Just because they’re heavy, doesn’t mean they can’t be FAST