Tuesday, November 29, 2011

As if.....

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As if... is a drama activity that Herrera actors can't get enough of.  It allows them to work on drama skills and be creatively active while also getting crazy loud in the classroom.....so much for using our indoor voices.  Actors know that there is a purpose behind the madness.  We work on physical, facial and vocal expression through this activity.  We call this kind of chaos in my classroom "controlled crazy."   It is so much fun to see the quietest, most reserved actors get lost in the moment.  One specific actor really got caught up in the moment.  Check him out at the end of the video.  Actors of all ages and ability levels are successful playing As if...