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Starting points for research in drama

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Are you new to improvisation and want to learn more? How about a seasoned veteran looking for some new exercises? Possibly you want to know more about the history of improvisation and what others thinks about it? You're in the right place!

This page will help you discover some of the many amazing resources UCI Libraries provides for you to learn and grow. Everything here is focused on improvisation focused on acting and theater, but you might also be interested in resources related to Music Improvisation too. 

Have questions, want to suggest a purchase, or have the need to share your improvisation research success stories? Contact Scott Stone, Research Librarian for Performing Arts -

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