Improv before the showcase. A quick game of Freeze is he best way to everybody’s senses activated and to really listen to each other.
Plus, we were all laughing out loud.
Having fun and learning should go handin hand. We learn best when we are enjoying ourselves.
When we make mistakes, we learn from them and become better and stronger.
As Chekov said, the first of the 4 brothers is the Sense of Ease. All actors need that. Or as I like to call it, all actors need a little bit of f#@$ it.