Performing Arts : Society & Culture & Entertainment
One day my friends and I decided to watch a movie about ballet, the movie called "Center Stage." At first I was a skeptic about it as I was a well known hip-hop dancer, my hip-hop group earned lots of money and was very successful. Everyone thought that for sure ballet is only for girls! B
One of the best-kept secrets about the magic of theater is how actors and actresses can change elaborate costumes in seconds. When an actor changes from one costume to another and only has a very short amount of time in which to do it, it is called a "quick change." For privacy, quick changes are us
Robin Roberts is co-host of 'Good Morning America'. An athlete, she once worked at ESPN as a sports commentator and broadcaster.
The magician asks a spectator to place a silver coin and a copper coin on the table in front of him. The magician then turns his back towards the spectator and tells him to move the coins around, so the magician cannot know the positions of the coins. He then asks the spectator to cover each coin wi
Learn the best dance form of India from an expert guru ... Sheetal Menon ... her amazing mastery of this exotic dance form is mind blowing!!!
These days, theater-minded residents of New York's Capital Region seldom have far to go or long to wait to feed their hunger for the stage. But consider the plight of culture-starved Albany residents of an earlier day.
You may only want a statue for your garden, or you may be in the business of selling statues for the home and garden improvement market. Whatever your needs you are going to want the highest quality statues possible, and they only come from the best molds on the market. A statue can be a beautiful a
The unforgettable music in "The Phantom of the Opera" evokes powerful emotions and emphasizes the vocal skills of the performers from the beginning organ music that recurs throughout the musical to the final notes. Without the composer of the haunting music, "The Phantom of the Opera" couldn't be th
It used to be that London's West End looked to great literature for inspiration when searching for the next hit musical. Lionel Bart used Dickens' Oliver Twist for his hit when penning Oliver! And Andrew Lloyd Webber looked to France and writer Gaston Leroux for his Phantom of the Opera.
The history of movie ratings in the United States has been an ever-evolving system. It began with a politician putting forth a puritan code that lasted for almost four decades and now is a system that tries to give enough information that the movie goer can decide if a particular movie suits his tas
Do I Really Need To Do Vocal Warmups? In short - Yes! There are well over 100 muscles that contribute to the function of the human voice - and possibly more if you are overdoing it. Gentle warmups in the form of physical stretches and low energy vocalising help to get the blood flowing and supply th
An acting audition is an important part of any actor's career, and could mean the difference between landing the job or not. Here are a few tips that you should always follow in your acting auditions.