Rehearsal Etiquette For Performers (Video Post!)

Rehearsal Etiquette For Performers (Video Post!)

This video is inspired by an older post of mine, Theatre Etiquette: Concerning Rehearsals. My theatre etiquette posts are some of my most popular on this site, so I hope you'll find this video useful! If you’re reading this post via email or RSS, click here to watch the video!) If you have any topics …

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Wednesday Words of Wisdom - John Leguizamo

Wednesday Words of Wisdom – John Leguizamo

"Rehearsals make a huge difference." -- John Leguizamo, actor, voice actor, producer, comedian, playwright & screenwriter

Director's Diary: Rehearsing Backwards

Director’s Diary: Rehearsing Backwards

It's a frequent occurrence when rehearsing a show that we practice running the show from the beginning of the show to the end. This seems fairly obvious, since that's the way shows tend to be presented (yes, The Last Five Years counts as being presented from beginning to end -- don't get me started), even those …

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Big Bad Musical Rehearsal Photos!

Big Bad Musical Rehearsal Photos!

I apologize for the lack of posts lately... it's been a bit crazy lately, as Shawn and I have just purchased our first house together! Rest assured I will be back posting this week! So in the meantime, here are a couple of photos from rehearsals for The Big Bad Musical at Original Kids Theatre …

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Director's Diary: Rehearsals You Need To Include In Your Schedule (That You May Not Have Thought Of)

Director’s Diary: Rehearsals You Need To Include In Your Schedule (That You May Not Have Thought Of)

I've written quite a few posts about rehearsal schedules (including rehearsing in "layers," dealing with conflicts, and running your rehearsal effectively). It's so important to plan ahead before your rehearsals start, so you can use your time effectively and set yourself and your team up to create the most successful show possible! When you are making your rehearsal schedule, …

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