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Rough Drafts and Dummy Runs

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YOU HAVE A SMOKING HOT IDEA. You talk it up. But the response is chilly, putting a freeze on your unfinished work. Things feel icy, and you question whether you really are a painter, a baker, a coach… Brrr! What … Continue reading

Twyla Tharp and The Scratch

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In the midst of creation – the quick and dirty test is handy. As is the SCRATCH. In her book THE CREATIVE HABIT choreographer Twyla Tharp fiercely describes the makers hunt in these first steps. “Groping in the dark: random … Continue reading