Playbuilding: Director vs. Dictator

My husband said it freaked him out. “It” is the cover of Playbuilding, a guide for group creation of plays with young people, by Errol Bray. The book was published in 1991 and yes, the cover is odd and somewhat disturbing. It features a photograph of a young boy wearing nothing but a garment reminiscent […]

Stars in Your Pocket

I started a new residency in Philadelphia on Wednesday with an energetic group of K-4th graders. After warming up our bodies and voices, we started to stretch our imaginations by going on a make believe journey together. We traveled through a desert, feeling the heat beating down on our weary limbs and then hopped from […]