Tips from Actors

Welcome to Behind the Scenes! It has come to my attention that I neglected to post on the blog last week. So to make up for that, I’m posting an extra one today! A lot of theater, unfortunately, is made of stressed filled situations. Auditioning, waiting to see if you’ll get the part you want, rehearsals,...
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Stage Directions

Welcome to Behind the Scenes! Today, in honor of the scripts that our Shining Studios Children will hopefully be reading soon, I will give you tips on stage directions! The definition of stage directions are instructions in the text of a play, especially one indicating the movement, position, or tone of an actor. These are commonly...
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Shining Show Debriefing

Welcome to Behind the Scenes! In lieu of all the shows Shining Studios is holding auditions for in the coming weeks, this post will be about the plot and histories the musicals we’re holding auditions for. 13 the musical has music and lyrics written by Jason Robert Brown and book by both Dan Elish and Robert...
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Caring for your Voice

Exciting news this week- Shining Studios' Nassau and Suffolk County locations are officially open! In honor of this occasion, and with audition dates drawing ever closer, I've decided to share with you everything a theater fan should know about their voice. When an upcoming audition or show are not too far away, it’s important to follow...
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