If you have not worked with physical theatre before, it can seem pretty daunting. Here I provide a few practical tips, some example exercises, and recommended further reading for any director keen to learn more.
For as long as I can remember sports kids and theatre kids never got along. I just went along with the flow of things, but after much thought, I have come to the realization that they are actually not that different after all.
Tragedy is one of the first words that would be suggested were you to ask somebody to name theatrical genres. However, although it plays a significant role in the Western dramatic cannon, it is a genre whose very definition and theatrical realization is problematic.