The movie is rated PG for just a small amount of rude humor. Jackie K Cooper www.jackiekcooper.com Tons of acts audition
All work has dignity in the circus and is to be respected. There are no small parts in the circus, because the stakes are
Colleges are reporting record numbers of applicants for theatre and most especially for musical theatre. Some have told me
Robin Hood never shot an arrow like this.
I asked some respected theatre veterans and educators who work and teach in America's college theatre arena to comment on the role "theatre as community" has played in their own lives. This is what they said. Much of it candid, profound and personal.
Impressive. Most impressive.
McKinley Freeman likes to laugh a lot. It's contagious! Really - try conducting an interview with laughing tears coming out of your eyes. Plus he talks a lot, which I love.
Once you make it past auditions and are booked, the rehearsal process starts. Rehearsals usually run between four and 10
You know how we tend to follow actors we enjoy? That's what happened with Olga Fonda. You'll recognize her as Nadia, daughter of Katherine (played by Nina Dobrev), in The Vampire Diaries. Olga was just so damn good. It's no wonder TNT scooped her up!
'My audition for Shameless was one of my worst auditions! I remember calling my manager right after and apologizing in advance if she got really bad feedback from the casting directors.'
When I made the decision to set aside my writing career to pursue an M.F.A. in musical theater at The Boston Conservatory
I haven't auditioned in over 70 years, so doing an audition at this time in my life is not exactly the norm. Doing a simple audition with sides is one thing, but performing as a 'yenta' a gossipy Jewish lady with a heavy Yiddish accent is entirely another venue. Not entirely impossible, just challenging.
Johnny Whitworth made my job real easy because really, how does one write an intro for a guy who plays an un-named mysterious character on NBC's new series Blindspot?
We tackled some heavy and fun stuff in Part II of my interview with Austin Basis. Now for Part II.
September is here! The back to school vibe is high in the air and your dance year is about to begin! It is an exciting time and now is the perfect time to figure out your goals for this dancing season.
Christine Pedi earned her nickname, "The Lady of 1,000 Voices," from her ability to mimic celebrities -- in speech and song -- as shown in her current role in "NEWSical the Musical" and in her long run in the off-Broadway parody revue "Forbidden Broadway."
"There was a period there in the early '80s when I didn't get any work."