Tiny Theatre Tips #6: Support Other Artists

Tiny Theatre Tips #6: Support Other Artists

Welcome to Tiny Theatre Tips, a series of brief posts sharing tips and advice for your theatre life! Enjoy! Tiny Theatre Tips #6: Support Other Artists What do all artists, no matter their discipline, always need? (Other than to get paid... I'll get to that in a minute!) They need an audience. They need consumers for their …

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Tiny Theatre Tips #5: Rest

Tiny Theatre Tips #5: Rest

Welcome to Tiny Theatre Tips, a series of brief posts sharing tips and advice for your theatre life! Enjoy! Tiny Theatre Tips #5: Rest I can already see my friends and family rolling their eyes and laughing at me for posting this one, because this is the tip I so frequently and blatantly ignore: REST. As a …

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How to Write a Program Bio

How to Write a Program Bio

Having been on both sides of the artistic desk (actor and crew), I can tell you that program bios seem to be the bane of every theatre person's existence. The poor crew member in charge of collecting bios (usually the producer or stage manager) begs, pleads, cajoles and threatens, and yet trying to collect those …

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Tiny Theatre Tips #3: Educate Yourself

Tiny Theatre Tips #3: Educate Yourself

Welcome to Tiny Theatre Tips, a series of brief posts sharing tips and advice for your theatre life! Enjoy! Tiny Theatre Tips #3: Educate Yourself The nature of art is that it's always changing. What's popular and interesting today will be old and moldy faster that you can say "Mamma Mia!" Stay current with what's new …

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Tiny Theatre Tips #2: Hone Your Skills

Tiny Theatre Tips #2: Hone Your Skills

Welcome to Tiny Theatre Tips, a series of brief posts sharing tips and advice for your theatre life! Enjoy! Tiny Theatre Tips #2: Hone Your Skills Theatre can be a very competitive environment. Titles like "triple threat" have been around for ages, but now it's more like "how many slashes can I have behind my name?" …

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