Improvisation is used in many scenarios through out the film and television industry. Your skills in improvisation may be what gets you your next role or may help create something cohesive on screen that wasn't written for the character. Our team has put together the top reasons why Improvisation can help your acting career.
Keeps You in the Moment
Your skills in improvisation will allow you to stay in the present with your character. Every scene must be performed as if it is happening for the first time with reaction, emotion and movement. The more you practice your improvisational skills, the easier it becomes for you to keep these moments fresh on set, especially when you end up on your 50th take!
Builds Confidence in Your Performance
When you can think on your toes and know that you are using your instincts, you become more confident in your performance skills whether it is on the job or in the audition process. As you practice more and more improv, you will begin to find the scripted work comes more naturally to you as a performer.
Improvisational skills are not just for the sake of comedy, it helps you with your acting career on a day to day basis. Keeping these skills in a peak state will help you grow professionally and personally in all your performances.
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