Justin du Coeur (jducoeur) wrote,
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Learning and Memorizing Ritual

It occurs to me that there might possibly be other people interested in this:

About ten years ago, I wrote an essay on how to learn and perform Good Ritual. It's written towards a Masonic audience, but most of its advice is probably applicable to any situation where you're trying to deliver pre-written ritual effectively. It's mostly common sense advice from an actor's perspective, but non-actors might find it useful.

If anyone's interested, Wor. Gary Dryfoos (aka Dr. Foo) has put it into HTML and PDF. Have fun...
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