JOHN CREMER

Guest Name: John Cremer
Location: Rural Sussex
Years improvising: 24 years
Team affiliations: The Maydays. Guest on Whirled News Tonight.
Improv style: Character led, emotional, provocative, absurd.
Website: www.johncremer.co.uk
Twitter: @johncremer
Additional notes: My main non-improv influences are Monty Python, Alan Partridge, Ivor Cutler, Van Morrison, George Gurdjieff, Beethoven, holocaust literature, Cheri Huber, Cormac McCarthy and salt water fly fishing.

Rule #1

Rule #1

Engage all your sensors, switch off anything not connected to the current moment.

Rule #2

Rule #2

Have a clear channel between what's happening right now and the reference points in your memory banks.

Rule #3

Rule #3

Be willing to be silent. Those spaces are moments of pure potential.

Rule #4

Rule #4

Don't work too hard. Don't overheat.

Rule #5

Rule #5

Don't have too many rules.

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