top ten items in acting a scene


Top ten items in acting a scene.

1. Only make positive choices, never negative choices.
2. Don't dim your lights, be colorful.
3. Audience don't want to watch characters who have given up.
4. Audience don't want to see actors troubles.
5. Characters troubles have to be bigger than audience troubles.
6. Don't play one key.
7. Don't play the results.
8. Must have awareness of things as the character (bruised parts, hangover, etc.).
9. Don't pace just for the hell of it.
10. Reacting.

"In the end, it can't look like acting."