Wow, love this quote about theatre from Simon Callow. Captures what I have felt about theatre since my early shows as a child—being swept away by ‘The Nutcracker Ballet’ in 2nd grade to my first ‘big spectacle production’ of ‘Phantom of the Opera’ in high school. I had no idea what I was walking into, […]
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With all of the challenges and things to do leading up to a show or production, it’s always important to remember… “It’s supposed to be hard. If it wasn’t hard everyone would do it. It’s the hard that makes it great.” TOM HANKS, A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN
Here’s is a great quote to jumpstart your creativity. Those who have ever tried to draw, paint, compose, write a play, or create anything know that the biggest myth is that the clouds will part and the idea will just happen. You have to show up, make a mark, and just get started—that’s when the […]
“Make them laugh, make them cry, and hack to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.” —Mary Pickford “I think there is no world without theatre.” —Edward Bond “All the best performers bring to their role something more, […]
I go back to this video time and time again for inspiration. Dustin Hoffman’s passion for acting oozes from his bones. And of course, I love his Picasso example. This video is such a treat!