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How 3 Key Concepts From English Literature Class Will Make you a Better Actor

“Is theatre literature?” is a complicated question– some say yes and others vehemently disagree– but no one denies that theatre requires many of the same skills your English literature classes demand. After all, in many ways, analyzing a script is procedurally indistinguishable from analyzing a novel.

If you are looking to become a stronger actor capable of creating more compelling characters and scenes, you may want to start paying attention in English class.

Here are three key ideas from every literature syllabus that will help you become a better actor.

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