“Yes” is a concept that I talk about all the time. As an improviser, one of the first concepts you learn is the idea of agreeing with all of the information your scene partner gives you.
I’ve been having a hard time recently answering the question so frequently asked when I meet someone, “So, what do you do?” Wow…uhhhh…well…lots of things. That’s the most concise answer I have come up with to date
Awhile back I heard an interview with George Clooney where he described never having a “back-up plan.” His thought is that when there is a “back-up plan,” it makes it easier to quit when things get tough.