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Unformatted text preview: are living their lives unaware of the audiences presence. (p. 14) Fourth Wall: part of the representational acting, it is the imaginary wall between the actors and the audience, creating the illusion that audience is witnessing the play without the characters knowledge. (p. 14) Presentational Acting breaks the Fourth Wall, as actors turn and acknowledge the presence of the audience, addressing the audience directly. Often seen in musicals. (p. 14) The Illusion of the 1 st Time The goal of actors to present work as though it is happening before the audience for the very first time, despite the many rehearsals and repeated earlier performances of the same work. (p. 17)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course TAR 100 taught by Professor Black during the Spring '08 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.
- Spring '08