lessons from wrestling: trained and ready

Original Link: http://letstalkimprov.tumblr.com/post/93353084100/lessons-from-wrestling-trained-and-ready

If you turn up to a show having skipped training, or with sloppy stage work or without having worked on your notes from last show, you are telling your fellow players and your audience that you aren’t taking this artform seriously, that you aren’t taking our experience playing with you or watching you seriously.