“Down in the mind”

The novel’s title refers to the song “All around the town” that the protagonist feels come from a music box in his period of kidnapping, but also an ambiguous meaning because as we said, people who suffer from DDPM (Multiple Personality Disorder ) are not always aware of their actions and go “around the city” unconscious and lost.

Thr0ugh The Mirr0r

“Sarah Kinmount: <<What? >>
Justin Donnelly: <<There’s nothing to be afraid of. In fact, it’s quite remarkable. A child powerless against abuse often creates other personalities or alters to survive the trauma.>> [1]

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The phenomenon of multiple personality has always fascinated and frightened me, the idea that a person can “host” various and numerous individuality (from two to twelve doctors say), of which the main one is usuallyunaware of the others, it is disturbing and at the same time a great artistic resource.

By playwriter the idea of writing a character that has within it different personalities is tempting and for an actor would be an incredible challenge, play twelve roles in one, can you image?

giphy2But whereas for writers or poets it can be a creative inspiration, at the same time we must not forget that it is a serious disease!

The ways in which this mental activity…

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“Sette bicchierini per sette Sestra”

Vi ricordate quando vi ho detto che per un attore sarebbe un privilegio poter recitare un personaggio con disturbo della personalità, perché con un solo copione potrebbe variare immensamente e mostrare tutte le sfumature della propria bravura? Che è difficilissimo, che è forse il ruolo più difficile in assoluto? Ecco. Non avevo ancora visto Tatiana … Continua a leggere “Sette bicchierini per sette Sestra”

“Down in the mind”

"Sarah Kinmount: <<What? >> Justin Donnelly: <<There's nothing to be afraid of. In fact, it's quite remarkable. A child powerless against abuse often creates other personalities or alters to survive the trauma.>> ”[1] The phenomenon of multiple personality has always fascinated and frightened me, the idea that a person can "host" various and numerous individuality (from two … Continua a leggere “Down in the mind”