Posted 14 July 2006 - 10:59 PM
Defjef , on top of evey thing that has been suggested to you I would reccomend you to watch the movie Pinocchio by Roberto Benigni and study why Benigni can look like a child and a puppet so much. You will find answers to your question. I know that it is different from ballet and also that in ballet world only few people have matched Benigni s genious in that matter but I think the basic ways of characterizations or acting a character are similar.
vrsFanatic, with all due respect to your long years of involvement with ballet and you as a ballet teacher , I am afraid I have to say that I feel you have not understood what I wrote. I will make it short . I believe awareness is not a thought process. As a matter of fact it is completely opposite of thought process because it is a state of mind devoid of thoughts. Since you brought thinking in to the topic I will give you my opinion about it. Thinking is not a bad thing while dancing , only you have to differentiate between thinking and being preoccupied and have to think every thing in advance.
Posted 15 July 2006 - 04:02 AM
Posted 15 July 2006 - 06:02 AM
Omshanti, I am not quite sure that I was speaking directly to you in any of my posts,
vrsfanatic , I presumed that you were speaking directly to me because your post was after mine. I apologize.
Posted 15 July 2006 - 12:14 PM
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