BWW Blog: Parade and the Relevancy of Today
by Student Blogger: Annie Coulson - June 29, 2020
When the time came to pick which musical I was to write about for my NYU outsider class, I combined my two classes and loves and landed on one of my favorite musicals, Parade.
BWW Blog: Reflecting on the Extended Broadway Shutdown
by Student Blogger: Emily Naud - June 29, 2020
When I woke up this morning, I opened Facebook to see that the Broadway shutdown had been extended until early January.
BWW Blog: Advice for the Incoming Freshman Dance Major
by Student Blogger: Alyssa Schmidek - June 29, 2020
Here are some tips and tricks that helped me stay focused and organized during my freshman year.
BWW Blog: The Art of Acting
by Student Blogger: Gwendolyn Glaude - June 29, 2020
A little girl walks into an audition at the age of ten. She is quiet and timid.
BWW Blog: Theatre Needs to Change
by Student Blogger: Mary Felix - June 29, 2020
This is a time of necessary change, change that is urgent. It is always a good and adequate time to listen to other's stories, especially those involving our world's injustices.
BWW Blog: Building Something That's Gonna Outlive Us!
by Student Blogger: Josie Reynolds - June 29, 2020
College can be quite daunting. Finding a place where you are meant to be can be extremely challenging. For me, it was all of the above.
BWW Blog: A Theme Park Performer in a Mid-Pandemic World
by Student Blogger: Gillian Lintz - June 29, 2020
Juli Biagi graduated Anderson University this year with a BM in Musical Theatre, and now will be performing at Six Flags St. Louis until the end of this year.
BWW Blog: Auditioning For College Theatre - What Do Student Directors Want To See?
by Student Blogger: Emily Hoffert - June 29, 2020
A few more surprising things student directors are paying attention to during your audition...
BWW Blog: The Community College Experience
by Student Blogger: Benjamin Simonetty - June 26, 2020
I remember being in high school weeks before graduation and being so unsure of what I wanted to do. I knew I enjoyed theatre but I had done zero research into the college that would work best for me and in all actuality I didn't know if college was the right choice for me.
BWW Blog: The Art of Self-Taping
by Student Blogger: Brittany Davis - June 26, 2020
I will be the first to admit, I do not know everything about self-taping. I kind of have a love/hate relationship with it, however, like it or not it's about to become a BIG part of the theatre and musical theatre world in the coming months/years/decades/forever/etc.
BWW Blog: Summer Reading for MTs
by Student Blogger: Cassie Maurer - June 26, 2020
Ah, summer reading: the assignment that nobody asked for, yet everyone received. So, here I am today giving you that same unprecedented assignment of summer reading, but with a twist!
BWW Blog: 5 Ways to Pursue Theatre This Summer
by Student Blogger: Laura Johnson - June 26, 2020
I'm not always perfect, but I have been better about finding what works for me and actually following through.
BWW Blog: You Too Can Live Like Troy Bolton
by Student Blogger: Allison Kephart - June 26, 2020
You may think that you don't have time for anything else by rehearsals, but I promise you that with the proper time management you can play a sport and be the lead in your high school musical.
BWW Blog: Let Me Pitch You A Musical - In the Shadows
by Student Blogger: Allison Kephart - June 26, 2020
Have you ever wanted to create your own musical? Probably. Have you ever sat down and thought it through? Maybe not.
BWW Blog: My Thoughts and Experiences as a POC in the Performing Arts
by Student Blogger: Janelle Murray - June 26, 2020
No. I did not get into one of my top college choices because I am black. I was accepted because I prepared for months and did the best I could at the audition.
BWW Blog: TikTok and the Theatre World
by Student Blogger: Kat Mokrynski - June 26, 2020
Ultimately, TikTok has become a place where theatre kids can express themselves and share their love for theatre while shows are shut down around the world.
BWW Blog: Creating Theatre in the Midst of a Pandemic
by Student Blogger: Maria Pauer - June 25, 2020
Virtual Theatre Collaboration, or VTC for short, seeks to connect artists and audiences regardless of the platform, through digitally capturing original shows written by students, directed by students, performed by students, and designed by students.
BWW Blog: A Day in the Life
by Student Blogger: Leah Packer - June 23, 2020
Full disclosure, it involves a lot of snacking. Alright, let's get started!
BWW Blog: The Importance of High School Theatre
by Student Blogger: Caiti Ho - June 23, 2020
I think I can speak for all theatre kids when I say, High School, would've been awfully dreadful if we didn't have our school plays. From the actors to the techies. A community that is strong and full of love.
BWW Blog: Getting to Know Me!
by Student Blogger: Maura Consedine - June 23, 2020
My name is Maura Consedine, I'm 19, and am currently a sophomore at St. John's University in Queens, NY.
BWW Blog: Representation - The Fear of Seeing Yourself or Why I Regret Not Listening to A Strange Loop Sooner
by Student Blogger: Michael Bailey - June 22, 2020
I'm being represented and now my experiences, especially being a composing/theory major in college, with the way songs I write are perceived are now being shown in a song! How apropos!
BWW Blog: Learning to Love Plays
by Student Blogger: Sydney Emerson - June 22, 2020
Like most small-town theatre lovers entering college, the extent of my theatrical experience was the annual school musical and a smattering of community theatre productions.
BWW Blog: Reflecting on My First Time Directing
by Student Blogger: Katelen Hankins - June 22, 2020
It was incredibly educational, moving, and I am not only grateful for the opportunity but I'm eager to do it again (and again and again!)
BWW Blog: Fake Moos - Written, Produced, Directed, and Starring the Harvard Class of 2023
by Student Blogger: Isa Peña - June 22, 2020
When I auditioned for Fake Moos in January, I was definitely not expecting to be belting out the show's songs in the comfort of my childhood bedroom to an open laptop screen, but I'm really excited to keep the magic of theater alive in any way that I can!
BWW Blog: It's Not Impractical, Karen
by Student Blogger: Chloe Hechter - June 18, 2020
For people majoring in theatre and drama, college brings the inevitable questioning of your life choices by your Mom's friends and extended family.