Improv is an amazing discipline, and emphasizes skills which are vital for script analysis and character development. Add into the mix a need to work well with others and get out of your own way, and I believe it is an invaluable part of my voice acting arsenal.
And as these photos by my wife, Bessy of our performances at the Hill House in Mendocino last weekend show, it's a heck of a lot of fun.
|I give Doug Nunn an on stage neck massage, much to |
Christine Samas' surprise.
|At the end of our improvised opera on pickles, |
Steve Weingarten prepares to deliver the death blow to me,
as Kathy O'Grady, Dan Sullivan, and Christine look on.
|A bit of imrovised song with me, Kathy, and Steve.|
|Doug cures my character of hyperactivity, at least momentarily,|
as Jill Jahelka appreciates the moment.