Performing Arts : Society & Culture & Entertainment
Back in the early days of Berry Gordy, "Hitzville" had been the nickname given to the city of Detroit by Gordy himself before he had even produced a hit. An ex-boxer and factory worker, Gordy was known for being a little more than confident. Said to constantly boast his knack for finding t
One of the things producers do want to worry about in the booking process is risk. They do not want to ask themselves am I going to get burnt working with this clown whom I have never hired before? There is a way to make producers and agents feel at ease when considering you and that is the power of
Beauty pageants have grown to be an immensely popular aspect of 21st century culture by now. Girls nowadays would love to see themselves as winners and beauty queens in fashion pageants and the only problem with this is not everyone can be one. The judges can only select one.
A comprehensive listing of local, regional and national theatre and performing arts awards, along with links to information, forms, applications, rules, and more.
It's almost always a challenge to get an audience for a theatrical production, particularly if the group or production is not well known. Getting good media coverage is vital, but that can be a challenge in itself; unless it's a small community, competition for news space is fierce, and most theatr
One of the great places to learn lessons about Hollywood is the commentary section of DVDs. It's amazing the insights you can gain from filmmakers talking quite innocently about the process of getting the movie made. Sometimes the things they think they're teaching you about the movie busi
Don't let a bad review get you down. Look for the positives, learn from the experience, and move on. Someone else will be writing raves before you know it.
Once you start taking regular pointe class, you find yourself wearing out your pointe shoes very quickly. Many dancers find it most efficient to buy their shoes in batches of 10 or more and setting up an assembly line process, first cutting all the ribbons and elastics and then sewing them all. Cons
Producing a play can be a high-risk endeavor. Checking out a few theater surveys first can help mitigate that risk.
Many nations around the world are proud of their history, no more so than Irish people. Irish people, no matter where they live, love their heritage and where they come from. This is evident where ever you visit anywhere Irish. Be it in the pub or even in the homes. Music and dance are an important
Most young people, unless trained, do not really have a clue as to how to audition for a live theatrical production. Hosting an audition workshop can make an immense difference in a young person's performance at an audition.