actors, drama kids, theatre people, anyone interested

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  1. DramaQueen

    DramaQueen <font color=green>for the love of LEO!<br><marquee

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    soooo yesterday i had an audition and i had to fill out this form and i'm totally curious as to what everyone here would put down.

    What plays have you performed in?
    What role did you play?
    What plays have you read this year (not textbooks)?
    How do you feel about Shakespeare?
    Have you ever done any film/tv?
    If so, what?
    Who is your favourite actor? Why?
    Actress? Why?
    Have you ever done any directing or behind the scenes things?
     
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  3. ktbutterfly2011

    ktbutterfly2011 DIS Veteran

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    Well I'll do plays and musicals;
    What plays have you performed in? 1. Wizard of Oz 2. Best Christmas Pageant ever 3. Dearly Departed 4. Mouse in the House 5. Into the Woods Jr. 6. Christmas Carol 7.Goldi Lox in Bobby Sox 8.Brundibar 9. Once on This Island 10. Les Miserables 11. Aladdin Jr. 12. Charlotte's Web
    What role did you play?
    1. Lullaby League 2. Angel Choir 3.Delightful 4.Newsies Soloist 5. Cinderella's Mother/Litl Reds Granny 6. Caroler 7. Hornet Leader's Mom 8. Mom 9. Mama Euralie 10. Old Lady 11. Chorus 12. Fair Seller
    What plays have you read this year (not textbooks)? Aladdin and some of The Mikado
    How do you feel about Shakespeare? One of the basics of theatrical history. Gotta love him.
    Have you ever done any film/tv? No.
    If so, what?
    Who is your favourite actor? Why?
    Actress? Why? I don't have a favorite
    Have you ever done any directing or behind the scenes things? Yes, I directed my 3rd grade show as a 3rd grader and have done Spotlight for a Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum and props for I Hate Hamlet
     
  4. tinkerbelle22

    tinkerbelle22 <font color=red>I love trip reports<br><font color

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    What plays have you performed in?
    Honk, How to Eat Like a Child, Charlotte's Web, The Granny Awards, Les Miserables, City of Angels, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Seussical, Company, You're a Good Man Charlie Brown, Once on this Island, The Apple Tree, and currently Thouroughly Modern Millie.
    What role did you play?
    In the same order: Lowbutt, myself, Fern, Fariy Godmother, Ensemble, Angel City 4, Ensemble, Cindy Lou Who, Jenny, Ensemble, Mama Euralie (looks like that makes two of us :wave2: ), Narrator/Fairy, and one of the Chinese people who helps out Mrs. Meers. I just got it, and it's a very big part, so I'm esctatic :cool1:
    What plays have you read this year (not textbooks)?
    Romeo and Juliet (does that count?), and Company for a class.
    How do you feel about Shakespeare?
    It's very cool. I take drama in school, so I had to memorize the whole, "O Romeo, Romeo" speech. It's was fun.
    Have you ever done any film/tv?
    Nopers. But my dad's a news reporter, so I've made some apperances ;)
    If so, what?
    Just answered de question.
    Who is your favourite actor? Why?
    These next two are quite hard. I guess my favorite actor is Norbert Leo Butz, because I've followed him in all his shows, and seen how amazing he really is as a performer.
    Actress? Why?
    Well, that's a bit easier. Idina Menzel. Love her and her work, all of it. She's a very talented singer and actress.
    Have you ever done any directing or behind the scenes things?
    Yes. Before my own rehearsal started, I would stage manage the little kids, ages 7-12 :eek: I stage managed School House Rock Jr., Once Upon A Time, The Fall of Freddy the Leaf, Sealed With a Kiss, and most recently, High School Musical, which was only 12 and 13 year olds. That actually was a lot harder, but I still loved it. So now I'm taking a break from behind the scenes for a little bit, and focusing on my new part in Millie!
     
  5. MMGirl

    MMGirl I'll be Redefying Gravity in December 2007 in NYC

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    What plays have you performed in? Romeo and Juliet at school.
    What role did you play? Juliet.
    What plays have you read this year (not textbooks)? Romeo and Juliet.
    How do you feel about Shakespeare? He's genius.
    Have you ever done any film/tv? No.
    If so, what? N/A
    Who is your favourite actor? Why? Matt Damon and Nicholas Cage. Becuas they seem like good people and are entertaining to watch.
    Actress? Why? Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts, Kate Hudson, and Reese Witherspoon. Their personalities come alive on camera which portray the role and make it seem even more real.
    Have you ever done any directing or behind the scenes things? I was the stage manager once in into the woods.
     
  6. DramaQueen

    DramaQueen <font color=green>for the love of LEO!<br><marquee

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    :goodvibes i might as well answer my own survey

    What plays have you performed in?
    1)Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead 2)Kitty the Waitress 3)Into the Woods 4)Hamlet 5) Medea 6)Hopscotch
    What role did you play?
    1)Ophelia 2)Kitty 3)Rapunzel 4)Ophelia (once again) 5) Medea 6)Elsa/Lorali
    What plays have you read this year (not textbooks)?
    1)Goodnight Desdemona, Good Morning Juliet 2) Titus Andronicus 3)Hiss the Villian 4)Mr. Paradise 5) The Fat Man's Wife 6)Lysistrata 7) Who's afraid of Virginia Wolfe?
    How do you feel about Shakespeare?
    Love Shakespeare :love: Great charaters, timeless themes.
    Have you ever done any film/tv?
    nooope
    If so, what?
    ^
    Who is your favourite actor? Why?
    Leonardo DiCaprio, because he is so versatile and can play virtually any character, from Romeo, to Jack Dawson, to a South African diamond smuggler, to a mentally challenged boy, and a boston undercover cop.
    He uses his fame to help to environment as well.

    Actress? Why?
    Kate Winslet, she is my inspiration. One of the reasons I want to act. I think she is beautiful and natural and amazing. She is one of the, if not THE best actress of our time. She brings every character she plays to life and compeltely captures her audiences.
    She doesnt care what critics say and you can tell that she has so much passion for what she does.

    Have you ever done any directing or behind the scenes things?
    Artisitic Director for my schools Theatre Night (which is a compliation of scenes done anually) I pretty much had full responsibility of that show. It was amazing.
    Helped stage manage past Theatre Nights, directed hopscotch, scenery for R&G are dead, wrote scenes for a comedy show that my friends & i put on.



    **the fact that my favourite actor/actress are the stars of titanic is completely coindidental.
    though i (clearly) love that movie, i like them for their other works as well.
     
  7. ktbutterfly2011

    ktbutterfly2011 DIS Veteran

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    Ooo. Rapunzel. That parts deep. AHHHHahhhAHhh ahh Ahhh Ahh ahhh ah hhh ahh ahhh ahh ahhh ahhhh ahhhahhhhhh. :p
     
  8. CastawayJ

    CastawayJ <font color=blue>The 10th Doctors faithful compani

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    guys and dolls,just got the part alfonso in the tempast
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    the rest wouldnt mater or have the awnser no
     
  9. PrincessKally

    PrincessKally <font color=darkcoral>anything<br><font color=teal

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    What plays have you performed in?
    1. The Happy Holidays Collection 2.Beauty and the Beast 3. Talking With 4.How the Grinch stole Christmas 5.The Wiz (Yesterday was closing night very sad...)

    What role did you play?
    1. Donner the reindeer/Talking Palm Tree 2. Ensemble 3. Lamps[monologue] 4. Who 5. Ensemble

    What plays have you read this year (not textbooks)?
    Just scripts...

    How do you feel about Shakespeare?

    Wonderful Artist and playwirte.

    Have you ever done any film/tv?
    If so, what?

    Nope

    Who is your favourite actor? Why?
    Actress? Why?

    At this time noone specific. Anyone who really sticks out and can play many different types of characters.

    Have you ever done any directing or behind the scenes things?
    Yes for The Wiz I was an Assisant Director, I have also done Makeup, been a costuming crewhead, and ushered as well.
     
  10. DollfieDreams

    DollfieDreams <font color=navy>...thinks riku is sexy<font color

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    What plays have you performed in?
    i dont perform in the plays, i tech them. i perform in little things,though.

    What role did you play?
    assistant stage manager

    What plays have you read this year (not textbooks)?
    rumors, pygmalion, old lace and arsenic, noises off

    How do you feel about Shakespeare?
    wonderful poet

    Have you ever done any film/tv?
    If so, what?
    no

    Who is your favourite actor? Why?
    Actress? Why?
    i dont know about actor...
    actress: nicole kidman. shes beautiful and actually knows what shes doing. ive never seen anyone get into character like she does. and shes nice.

    Have you ever done any directing or behind the scenes things?
    thats my life. i tech. i build sets. i do the lights, sounds, costumes and make up. not alone mind you, i have a stage manager and a small group of fantastic techies that can move faster than youve ever seen ;3. im the chick behind the curtain, barking: "you've got 5 minutes, princess! move it!"
     
  11. Miss.Sk8~alot

    Miss.Sk8~alot DIS Veteran

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    Not really i am usually on stage i answered on her thing on the thread
     
  12. PrincessKally

    PrincessKally <font color=darkcoral>anything<br><font color=teal

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    There is no theatre without Techies! I have so much respect for the techies at my school, they are fabulous.
     
  13. ktbutterfly2011

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    Lol We've entitled our lighting guy " Barry; The Lighting God" :rotfl: He is amazing though for being a Junior in HS. If you ever see anyone in the balcony you assume its barry and go " LOOK EVERYONE ITS BARRY THE LIGHTING GOD!!!"
     
  14. Starstruckdancer

    Starstruckdancer ~*~Ashley~*~

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    What plays have you performed in? Guys and dolls, Coffee break (don't ask teacher made it up, was really stupid) and the magic olive...wow I'm cool. lol

    What role did you play? Tourist, Officer Bryers, and the Lawyer.

    What plays have you read this year (not textbooks)? Phantom of the opera, Les Miz, Fiddler on the roof, Wicked, Beauty and the beast, Guys and Dolls, and Jekyll and Hyde.

    How do you feel about Shakespeare?
    Hes great.
    Have you ever done any film/tv?
    Well there was that History project oh and my cooking video. lol

    Who is your favourite actor? Why? I don't know. I like Tobey Maguire. Hes great as Spidey. and pretty hawt. lol
    Actress? Why? Kira Knightly she was amazing a Lizzy Bennet.
    Have you ever done any directing or behind the scenes things? Well I filmed stuff.
     
  15. Blue Sky

    Blue Sky Earning My Ears

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    I haven't been in any plays.
    I tried out for one once.
    I'm going to take drama next year, so I'll get some experience.
     
  16. BandGeek911

    BandGeek911 <font color=blue>Take my advice, don't eat the gum

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    What plays have you performed in?
    The Little Mermaid, Cinderella, Annie, and a bunch of other little school prductions of Sound of Music, Wizard of Oz [twice], Marry Poppins, and there's one more I forget.

    What role did you play?
    In the Little Mermaid I was Jetsam [the eel :blush:], in Cinderella I was a stepsister... portia I think her name was, in Annie I was Sandy [:blush:.... I was only 10! :blush:] and the rest I was in chorus... cos I was like.... 7 lol.


    What plays have you read this year (not textbooks)?
    What do you mean not text books? :confused3
    The Tempest.
    Last year I did Phantom and Jekyll and Hyde though.


    How do you feel about Shakespeare?
    He writes fancy-ful? IDK! lol
    I should though... I just got done reading The Tempest
    XP
    I think he's a good author... despite sexual innenuendo.


    Have you ever done any film/tv?
    No?

    If so, what?
    :confused3

    Have you ever done any directing or behind the scenes things?
    Does Pit Orchestra count? I'm doing it for this year's production of Guys and Dolls. :P
     
  17. DollfieDreams

    DollfieDreams <font color=navy>...thinks riku is sexy<font color

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    :hug: :hug: the world seriously needs more people like you.
     
  18. PrincessKally

    PrincessKally <font color=darkcoral>anything<br><font color=teal

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    Thanks!:hug: I personally I never done lights or sound. I have done building and painting thoug [we are required to do so many hours as actors, its tons of fun though] I have alot of respect for all techies, I have seen them struggle and try to make my director happy, and she isn't happy untill everything is PERFECT and PERKY. There is no show w/o the techies, whats a show with a stage or lights?? haha
     
  19. tinkerbelle22

    tinkerbelle22 <font color=red>I love trip reports<br><font color

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    Techies are awesome. Like, when I was little and I performed, they were just there. But now, I see what a tough job it is! I had to do sound at the VERY last minute for High School Musical, and it is not easy, especially with about 15 minutes before show time of training! And working with the 12 and 13 year olds while doing sound can be tough, because for some of them, it's their first onstage experience, and they won't help you out by giving good cues or sticking to the script. They're nervous and excited, so they sped up and made mistakes, which is fine for them, but it made my job harder. And I was head stage manager at the time too, so I was on the headset half the time, yelling at my assistants to pick up the blue tape that just rolled across the stage! Anyway. It's hard. Props for techies! And I'm sticking to acting for now :) but it feels good to know I went through that, so I'll always be able to do it again :thumbsup2
     
  20. DramaGirl

    DramaGirl <font color=blue>Suit up!<br><font color=green>I w

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    What plays have you performed in? The Wizard of Oz, The Trial of Mother Goose, Annie, Stage Door, Once On This Island, Much Ado About Nothing (more, but I can't think of them right now)
    What role did you play? munchkin, Mother Goose, Molly, dancer, Verges
    What plays have you read this year (not textbooks)? Much Ado About Nothing (not what I was in- in drama class), A Midsummer Night's Dream
    How do you feel about Shakespeare? I love it, especially after Much Ado, and since most people hate it -.- lol
    Have you ever done any film/tv? no
    If so, what? ^
    Who is your favourite actor? Why? ooh toughie- can I say my drama teacher? He's AMAZING and I love him. He's really intense but everyone whos ever been in one of his plays loves him. He really teaches you some good life lessons. Like how to spit (inside joke lol)
    Actress? Why? I don't particularly have a favorite actress..
    Have you ever done any directing or behind the scenes things? no.. I like to be in the spotlight lol
     

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