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Posted by admin, August 16, 2017 10:13 am

Question 7:  What is at stake if I don’t get what I need?

We’ve all heard it, “Raise the Stakes!”.  When an actor hears “raise the stakes” from a director, casting director, or teacher, they think they need to be more intense, more excited, or speak faster or louder.  Raising the stakes in a scene is none of those.

Today we are discussing Question 7: What is at stake if I don’t get what I need? What does it actually mean to raise the stakes?  What does it mean to have something at stake in a scene?  An easy way to put it is, when something at stake, it’s going to cost you something or you’re going to…..

 

 

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