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April 27, 2016

Everyone tells stories about college auditions, but you never really know what it is like until you go through it. In this post I will be sharing some of my tips for those who will be going through college auditions in the future.

Pick Audition Materials You Love:

Trust...

February 4, 2016

1. Be familiar with the material. Don't come unprepared.

 Know who and what you're auditioning for.

 Research the show to make sure your music is cut right and in the style of the show. 

2. Don't make excuses.

    

3. Make strong, clear choices.

 If you're going to...

February 3, 2016

1. Start by reading the play a few times. The first time you read should be to get a general overview. The next few times should be for picking up details you may have missed and getting a deeper understanding of characters. 

 

2. Make notecards of your lines. Write the...

January 27, 2016

 1. We should start the way we always start things involving Aaron Tveit: By watching countless videos of him on YouTube. To get you started, here are a few of my favorites:

Aaaaannnnndd.... A shameless plug:

2. Plan a watch party with friends. Nothing is better than wat...

January 18, 2016

1. Get a good nights sleep the night before

 

2. Eat a healthy breakfast/ lunch and steer clear of foods that you know have an affect on your voice.

 

3. Drink plenty of water and tea.

 

4. Take a hot shower or use a steamer to clear out your sinuses.

 

5. Stretch and warm up...

January 17, 2016

First thing to understand:  

Most Broadway shows run eight shows a week. Tuesday through Sunday, with the exception of holiday schedules. Most shows are dark on Mondays, meaning there isn't a show that day. For most Broadway shows, "two-show days" are on Wednesday and S...

January 16, 2016

Think about some of your favorite actors, bloggers, YouTubers, or musicians. What are some things that come to mind when you think of their names?

For example:

What are some of the first things that come to mind when you think of Lesli Margherita? Maybe Queen? Sassy? Spa...

December 8, 2015

This past month of december, I played Beth March in "Little Women." The show now ranks as my favorite show I've been in to date. From the first rehearsal the entire cast just clicked. We became a family. Not only onstage, but

offstage too. 

 My sisters onstage became my...

December 2, 2015

Winter is HERE. That means cold weather, a lot of cloudy days, and a very necessary winter playlist to keep you pumped up on the coldest days. So, here I provide you with the ultimate jam sesh playlist. Belt your face off. 

 

1. The Schuyler Sisters (Hamilton) 

 

2....

November 13, 2015

 

 

So, you think you had a great audition. You remembered all of the words, you practiced your audition song for weeks, and you sang all of the right notes.... And you still didn’t get cast. What happened?

 

There is more to preparing an audition piece than just singing t...

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