The last several weeks, we’ve been sharing advice on preparing for college musical theatre auditions. It’s an exciting time, but there’s also so much to know. We want to help, which is why we wrote a book about it: “Mastering College Musical Theatre Auditions”, which is now available for sale on amazon.com. Here are the… Read More College Audition Season: How Do I Choose Material?
In order to effectively prepare for an audition, the process of picking out material and practicing should begin the summer between their junior and senior year.… Read More College Audition Season: When Should I Start Preparing for My Auditions?
“Where should I audition?” There are literally hundreds of musical theatre programs in the United States and internationally. … Read More College Audition Season: Where Should I Audition?
Since many of you will be heading on college tours this Fall, we thought we’d start by offering some suggestions for what to look for and what to ask while on campus.… Read More College Audition Season: What To Ask on School Tours?
I’m coming to the end of my three weeks of teaching in Taipei. I’ll admit this has been both a wonderful and exhausting experience. Wonderful because I love visiting new places and I’ve adored working with the students and my teaching colleagues. Exhausting because things could not be more different to me here, I’ve had… Read More What Taipei Taught Me
Trading up. It’s a phrase I didn’t hear until I moved to New York City. It’s it’s also a tempting pastime for any career-hungry individual.… Read More The Name Game: Relying on Celebrity
I’m writing this from Taipei. That’s a sentence I never, ever thought I’d write. Oh, the places you’ll go… I’m writing from Taipei, where I have the pleasure of working with some of my New York colleagues (along with wonderful new ones) on a three week musical theatre workshop for young to middle-aged performing artists.… Read More The Danger of Absolutes in Teaching