Host Deb Kent welcomes Nell Weatherwax, a “movement theater performer” who improvises true stories that are deeply personal and often hilarious. Nell holds a BA in Movement Theater and a Masters degree in Counseling, both from Indiana University, and is a co-founder of the What If… InterAction Theater, an educational theater company that serves at-risk youth and adults in Indiana. On this edition of Interchange, Deb Kent talks with Nell Weatherwax about her approach to improvisational storytelling, the connection between movement and memory, the dreamlike state she reaches when she is truly in “the zone” and the transformative power of the creative process.
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The Yankton Sioux writer Zitkala-Sa attended Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana, in the 1890s. “Zitkala-Sa” …