“You don’t need a textbook to act. We have all these methods, approaches, and ultimately it comes down to are you a person on stage? And this year, what I’m focused on is turning the actors’ work toward developing personhood, not character.” – says Phillip Church, Director of What If Works, associate professor at Florida International University, and Shakespeare scholar. Check out Part 2 of an all-new Brunch With Bari with GableStage Artistic Director Bari Newport and this month’s guest, Phillip Church. With delicious treats from Macondo Coffee Roasters.