Tongue Twisters

One a Day ! Clenched jaw + release Tiny mouth + release Slow + over articulated Tongue out + release Fast with clarity Just on voice Long A tutor who tooted the flute Tried to tutor two tooters to tootSaid the two to the tutor "Is it tough to tootOr to tutor two tooters to… Continue reading Tongue Twisters



Vocal Tongue Twisters Physical   Quick 10min Madness Vocal Spinal roll, Masseter massage and shake Sip breathing 3 sets of 4 +release Rib cage lifting in three stages, front/side/up+slightly over +release KAH breathing in lion face Yawning sirens, NG sirens, trilling sirens optium pitch Fundamental voice on tounge twisters Resonance ladder Zoo/Woow/shaw/goh/mahh/ffhuh/herr/ba/deh/payee/kee/ree Physical Larger Space/Looser… Continue reading Warm-up

The Transformation Checklist

9 Questions [previous post: Notes from my year at Conti] 50 Questions [see below] 9 steps [see below] How do they physically differ to you? i.e. age, illness, calloused hands, sore back from a certain activity etc.. Draw a cartoon of clear lines Where is their centre? What colour is it? What texture? ( could… Continue reading The Transformation Checklist

Notes from my year at Conti

The 9 Big Character Q's Who am I? Name Age Family Things I like / don't like What is your daily routine Religion Education Who do I love and hate? What's my immediate social influences What time is it? What season? When is it in history/future? What time of day? Where am I? Immediate surroundings… Continue reading Notes from my year at Conti

Dee Cannon’s In-depth Acting

Notes and thoughts and bits and bobs about the book.   I want to act “Acting is not just about learning skills it is about… preparing yourself - your mind, body and spirit. You should be fine tuning your imagination and allowing yourself to be forever curious.” Know thy self List on page 13: I… Continue reading Dee Cannon’s In-depth Acting