No two singers are alike whatsoever, but as a singer and a student, I believe that some voice teachers are more helpful than others.Read More
So dark you can’t even see your hand in front of your face. It happened in an instant with just a slight popping sound. 10 seconds ago you had the lights on and Netflix running the Office for the 30th time and then SNAP! No power. Now as your fan slowly turns to a stop, there is complete silence.
Is it even safe to get up and go check the fuse box? Where the hell IS the fuse box? You’ve got to do something and soon because all this darkness means no lights, no fridge, no phone, no internet.Read More
Aren't there always those parts you wish you could play? Those roles in shows you know you'd be damn amazing at but because you're the wrong gender, age or vocal range the chances of getting to play them are extremely low...or non-existent! As a generic white female of an alto/mezzo range in her 20s, here are just some of the parts I wish I could play and why.Read More
It is always a bit awkward when you’re asked to perform an intimate scene on stage, especially if you have never done an intimate scene before. Not only do you have to think about the portrayal of the scene, but you also must ensure that you and the other actor are both comfortable.Read More
STOP WATCHING THE MOVIE! The previous actor has already had his moment in the spotlight. It’s your chance to shine, and, with dedication, understanding, and a little bit of creativity, you’ll be able to create a whole new experience for your audience every time you walk on the stage.Read More
The day had finally arrived! Opening night was upon us and I went back and forth between excitement and sheer terror. No matter how many productions I have done, pre-show jitters will always be a part of the ritual.Read More
Very often, the lessons that a music improv student receives are simply “rules” passed down from a teacher to a student who becomes teacher to student who becomes a teacher, and so on. I have taught thousands of improv classes over my twenty-five years as a professional improviser, and I have to say this methodology is deeply flawed.Read More