World-Building

The Magic IF: I am a theatre teacher by training, so I take a number of ideas presented for producing theatre and acting and use them to help tell my stories. What is theatre but a different way of telling a story? Konstantin Stanislavski was a theatre practitioner and theorist at the turn of the century in Russia. In many ways, he is the beginning of the natural or realistic style of acting most people use and think of today when we watch theatrical performances. One of his many contributions was the concept of the Magic IF. I’m not going…