Tennessee Williams

Williams the Playwright Reading Tennessee Williams this week. It almost hurts to read his plays; things I didn't at all understand when I read them in high school now ache in my heart. They're very hard plays to stage now. VERY complicated - many, many supporting characters, complicated sets, and scenes that go on much [...]

By |2017-04-25T12:51:14+00:00April 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Musical Auditions

Musical auditions are tricky. Audition books will convince you that we all sing so don't let your inability stop you from auditioning. Maybe. But when someone sings well and loud a thrill-chill runs down your spine. Robert Preston and Rex Harrison have a lot to answer for. It's very hard to consider someone for a [...]

By |2017-04-17T07:55:10+00:00April 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Lear! Auditions

Auditions last week for LEAR. Everyone showed up, no flakes. I put in the notice if you didn't show up and didn't cancel before hand you would not be considered for future Rhino shows. Maybe that helped. In the past, about a quarter of the auditioners were no shows. The talent level was also higher [...]

By |2017-04-11T16:38:19+00:00April 11th, 2017|Theatre Rhino|0 Comments