June 28, 2015
5 THINGS A DAY FOLKS! I challenge you to do 5 actions a day that pertain to your CAREER as a performing artist. Hopefully those actions will be specific to your goals versus generalized actions, but we will get into more specific goals later. Meanwhile 5 actions a day will suffice to get you started.
Now your screaming at this page. How in the world is doing only 5 things a day going to get me anywhere...
Blogger: Kimberly Faye Greenberg
Executive Producer/Creator of Broadway Blogspot
BB: Tell us a little bit about how you got into performing.
LR: I grew up around it, with my mom in Musical Theater, my dad in Film Production and all of my babysitters were singers, dancers, gymnasts and artists.
BB: Tell us how you got cast in your first Broadway show.
LR: My mom's friend Tess told my mom that Lincoln Center was going to produce "South Pacific", on the last day of Third Grade, when I was 8. She said that we should see if they...
Laurissa "Lala" Romain
BB: Did you always want to be a playwright? What made you decide to become one?
NG: I came to the theatre relatively late. In high school, I took a creative drama class on a whim, and re-discovered a love for stories and acting. I applied to some acting programs for undergrad, and they all rightly rejected me. In the rigorous and hands-on BA Drama program at Ithaca College, I realized I was always telling stories in my head. After the performance of the first full-length play I ever wrote, a stranger in the audience came up to me, crying, and said "How did you know?" ...
Nick Gandiello-Playwright, Screenwriter, Teaching Artist