Rufo, Blesy A. Ms. Priscilla Salvacion
ENG022/A02 October 25, 2014
How to Become a Successful Musical Theatre Performer
Musical theatre is a form of theatre that incorporates dialogue, music, dancing, singing and acting and that has recently seen a huge resurgence in its popularity with television and talent shows. Musical theatre is a great thing. When you become a part of a musical theatre club, you will learn many things and it helps you to grow more and it helps you to develop your skills in singing, acting and dancing. But how can we become successful in musical theatre? There are some tips that can help you to become a successful musical theatre performer.
First, get a proper training. You should have a background in singing, acting or dancing. You should have some basic skills ready when getting involved in theatre. Enroll in some basic acting, dance, and vocal classes. In proper training, ...view middle of the document...
There’s nothing wrong in doing what is right. Always say yes. (Jun, 2014). If your directors tell you to do something, always say yes, be courteous and never disobey them. And for example there are some unexpected things happen during the play, do what is necessary that you can connect with your role so that the play will never be interrupted or destroyed.
Third, love and enjoy what you are doing, always keep your feet on the ground and always be nice to everybody. If you really enjoy and love what you are doing you are going to make the most out of it, you are on a theatre play not really to impress people but to express what is really inside you or what did you really learned in theater. Always keep your feet on the ground, be humble and always remember that you succeed because of God, because of the strength, skills and guidance that He gave you. Always be nice to everybody, people may not remember exactly what you did, or what you said, but they will always remember how you made them feel (Garthwaite, 2002).
You also need to be truly versatile and extremely talented and well-trained in many areas in order to qualify for available roles (Causey, 2012). In fact, there are really many different tips that can help you to become successful, but these are the main tips that can really help you a lot to become a successful theatre performer: Get a proper training, get comfortable with putting yourself out there and love and enjoy what you are doing, always keep your feet on the ground and always be nice to everybody. You should do those tips to be successful, do the best you can and of course, put God first in everything you do, and with that you already achieved success.
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