ACTOR: Is this work we’re doing ‘outside-in’ or ‘inside-out’? DIRECTOR: Woh. (There is a pause of about 17 minutes while the director stares blankly at the space one meter in front of him.) ‘Outside-in’ and ‘inside-out’ is shorthand. It’s a common saying among actors used to distinguish between acting techniques and how they focus the performers’ attention. Some focus on … Read More


"The Beginning" Road Sign with dramatic blue sky and clouds.

How do I start this thing? I waited for a while before starting this part of the web site because I didn’t want to launch into writing without considering its purpose. I realize that with so many online resources I wanted this to be of practical use to the reader. So these are topics that have simply emerged from studio … Read More