Physicalize the characters. Allison has created a fun, physical romp within this pretty serious source material. The key to a production’s success is in the bold physical choices each actor makes with their character. Extend the limbs away from the body, create interesting stage pictures, give each character a defined pose, stance and walk. Make this play come to life in the visuals.
Want to learn more about approaching Shakespeare from the outside in? Listen to this great podcast with physical actor and director Todd Espeland.
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