Much has been written on the subject of bodily-kinesthetic learning and how these learners access understanding in different ways. To see if you Feel the Way I Feel when in a learning situation, check out:
Learning Styles Online: Bodily Kinesthetic Learning Style
I am also curious about how the improvisational process can influence the development of creativity. By breaking down barriers and engulfing the learner in an atmosphere of play, improvisation allows the performer to be free enough to practice performance techniques without fear of being "wrong" or of making a mistake.
One of my favorite blogs explores the art of improvisational dance, and was started as a whim project in 2007: Davey Dance Blog.