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The word “persona” is the Latin word for “mask”. A duality exists within a performer.
A stage persona is the personality and character an artist adopts in performance. The concept of a stage persona has existed since humans started telling narratives.
On stage, a performer needs to have a strong and confident stage persona. However, off stage, many performing artist are not as loud and confident in their private lives as they are onstage.
Artists rely on a carefully constructed stage persona while performing to give themselves the freedom and permission to act in ways that might not come naturally to them when they’re offstage.
Benefits of a Stage Persona:
How to Create a Stage Persona: