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Tables of Contents for Live on Stage!
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
About the Authors
viii
 
Acknowledgments
x
 
Introduction
xi
 
Orientation Games
Overview
1
2
Points of View
3
2
Jingles
5
2
Movement Activities
Overview
7
2
Performing Arts Vocabulary
9
2
Choreography
11
2
Contact Improvisation
13
1
Safety Rules for Partnering
13
1
Choral Dances
14
5
Acting Skills
Overview
19
2
Performing Arts Vocabulary
21
3
Audience Etiquette
24
1
Basic Performing Rules
25
4
Theater and Stage Terms
29
2
Doubles
31
2
Preparing a Doubles Scene
33
1
Methods for Performing Doubles
34
1
Improvisational Techniques
Overview
35
2
Performing Arts Vocabulary
37
2
Improvisation
39
2
Basic Rules of Improvisation
41
2
Improvisational Structures
43
2
Improvisational Devices
45
1
Chance Systems
46
2
Audience-Suggested Skits
48
3
Inventing New Games
51
2
Scriptwriting
Overview
53
2
Performing Arts Vocabulary
55
2
Choosing Text for a Script
57
1
Developing an Original Script
58
2
Working with a Script
60
2
Comparing Written Dialogue
62
1
Storytelling
63
1
Storytelling Forms
64
1
Boy Meets Girl
65
1
Fill In the Blanks
66
3
Scenarios
69
2
Living History Monologue
71
2
Conducting an Interview
73
2
Making a Survey
75
2
Scores
Overview
77
2
Performing Arts Vocabulary
79
2
Creating Your Own Horse Ballet
81
2
Traveling Lines
83
1
Cut and Paste
84
1
Creating Living Pictures
85
1
Live Movie Techniques
86
2
Using Many Art Forms to Create a Performance
88
1
Musical Forms
Overview
89
2
Performing Arts Vocabulary
91
1
Musical Forms
92
2
Borrowing Forms
94
5
Site-Specific Projects
Overview
99
2
Performing Arts Vocabulary
101
1
Site-Specific Art Works
102
2
Wall
104
2
Sculpture Garden
106
1
Junk Pieces
107
1
Creating a Performance Map
108
2
Relocations
110
1
World Theater
Overview
111
2
Performing Arts Vocabulary
113
5
Clowning
118
3
Creating a Clown Character
121
2
Stock Characters
123
8
Lazzi Comic Routines
131
3
Shadow Plays and Puppets
134
4
Masks and Masquerades
138
7
Tableaux Vivants
145
2
Readers' Theater
147
1
Radio Theater
147
1
Creating a Radio Play
148
2
Melodrama
150
1
Living Newspaper
151
1
Creating a Living Newspaper
152
2
Entr'Actes
154
3
Short Takes
Overview
157
1
Performing Arts Vocabulary
158
2
Movement Warm-Ups
160
2
Vocal Warm-Ups
162
2
Evaluating an Oral Presentation
164
1
Finding a Biography for Your Character
165
1
Performer's Log
166
1
Showtime!
Overview
167
2
Performing Arts Vocabulary
169
3
Rules of Theater Safety
172
3
Keeping Your Focus and Concentration
175
1
Design and Production Job Descriptions
176
3
Stage Crew
179
3
Production Design Elements
182
5
Stage Makeup
187
7
Getting Ready to Perform
194
2
Directing a Short Play
196
2
``The Sinking Ship''
198
3
Remy Charlip
Scripts
Overview
201
2
``The Caravan''
203
11
Alvan Colon Lespier
``Pyramus and Thisbe'' from A Midsummer Night's Dream
214
16
William Shakespeare
``Tricky Tales''
230
 
Ken Grantham
Jody Roberts
Carla Blank