ChatterboxThe personal blog of Ilyana Kadushin
Are we performing or being?
As a performer and performance coach, I am often asked- what I think are the keys to creating a powerful performance? I thought
I believe the keys are:
*Creating a strong CONNECTION to the material
*Well trained Chops, ie: putting in the time to hone your CRAFT and your INSTRUMENT.
*Knowing how to WIELD your ENERGY.
*Creating a strong connection to the material, the story and project you are in, is so VITAL.
Your connection gives you JUICE. Investigate what is behind the story and it’s meaning to you and let it suffuse your body, voice
*Being well trained seems like a no-brainer. Well, you would be surprised at how many people I have encountered, who are “putting the cart before the horse”. Meaning, they have not gotten to know their own instrument and are really struggling to be “something”, instead of being their perfectly magical SELF.
*So, what do I mean by, “Knowing how to WIELD your own ENERGY?
I have had some incredible teachers. One
You have to get to know your SELF, in a deep way and also get out of your own way, this is the balancing
What do you think?
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