If I cannot fly, let me sing


The Lark. The Little Mermaid. The Impossible Girl. Hermione. Mark Cohen. Sansa Stark. Soprano.

Theater-obsessed student, actress, singer, dancer (sort-of). I mostly reblog theater but I'll reblog other stuff too, depending on my mood. Call me Liz. Welcome to my blog!

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somebody, need me too much. somebody, know me too well. somebody, pull me up short, and put me through hell, and give me support for being alive, make me alive!

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theatre challenge | [2/10] showsrent

how can you connect in an age where strangers, landlords, lovers, your own blood cells betray?

Tagged: everything is rent

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Musical Challenge(2/2) Quotes

Five, Six, Seven, Eight! // A Chorus Line

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Hey musical directors: when you warm us up, warm us up at least to the highest note we have to sing. If not, enjoy watching everyone strain to hit the top notes…

Tagged: this has happened way too often recentlybut basically i was the only one in rehearsal today who could hit the highest note in the song because most of the female cast members are altosthey have great voices with great ranges and can sing high if they warm upbut we need to be warmed up properlyand then you lecture us about taking care of our voicesseriously?okay rant over sorrythe lark rantsmusical theater psain my lifethe lark speakstheater kid problems13 the musical

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This is why I love the theatre.

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Auditions are a daunting yet necessary evil in the theatre world. Nobody loves auditioning, but they do get easier with practice, and for now here’s a few tips for beginners and seasoned pros alike.

In preparation:
Writing a musical theatre CV
General tips on preparing for an audition
Choosing an audition song (this is the part I find most tricky so here’s another good resource)A whole blog dedicated to audition songs wowAudition songs for sopranosAudition songs for mezzosAudition songs for altosAudition songs for tenorsAudition songs for baritonesAudition songs for bassesOverdone audition songs/showsSheet music for purchaseHow to prepare the music for your audition
Choosing a monologuePreparing your monologueTips for memorising linesOnline memorising tool
The day of your audition:
What to eat, or avoid, before your auditionWhat to wear to your auditionDance warm ups/stretchesVocal warm upsHow to cope with nerves (this too because let’s be real auditions are scary)
General tips for the audition process
Dealing with audition rejection (this too because rejection sucks but you don’t wanna cry in front of the casting director, k?)
Good luck!


Hey guys! This is a great masterpost, check it out!

sheetmusicresource:

Auditions are a daunting yet necessary evil in the theatre world. Nobody loves auditioning, but they do get easier with practice, and for now here’s a few tips for beginners and seasoned pros alike.

In preparation:

Writing a musical theatre CV

General tips on preparing for an audition

Choosing an audition song (this is the part I find most tricky so here’s another good resource)
A whole blog dedicated to audition songs wow
Audition songs for sopranos
Audition songs for mezzos
Audition songs for altos
Audition songs for tenors
Audition songs for baritones
Audition songs for basses
Overdone audition songs/shows
Sheet music for purchase
How to prepare the music for your audition

Choosing a monologue
Preparing your monologue
Tips for memorising lines
Online memorising tool

The day of your audition:

What to eat, or avoid, before your audition
What to wear to your audition
Dance warm ups/stretches
Vocal warm ups
How to cope with nerves (this too because let’s be real auditions are scary)

General tips for the audition process

Dealing with audition rejection (this too because rejection sucks but you don’t wanna cry in front of the casting director, k?)

Good luck!

Hey guys! This is a great masterpost, check it out!

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I have two auditions in a row tomorrow after school…yay…

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Theatre Challenge: Performers (3/10)

Aaron Tveit

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"When I have children, I’ll let them be free - and they’ll grow strong and tall."

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‘Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella’ to Close on Broadway - NYTimes.com →

The Broadway production of “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella” will close on Jan. 3 after a run of nearly two years, the producers announced on Wednesday. The show opened in March 2013 to mixed reviews and went on to receive nine Tony Award nominations that year, including for Laura Osnes in the title role; it won only for the costumes by William Ivey Long.

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I’m so un-rock ‘n’ roll it’s painful.”

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Tagged: kristin chenoweth

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for Jess

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