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A History of Busking

Busking is an art still performed today, but where did it all start? This article explores the history and evolution of busking.

The Secret to Good Singing

As many of you know, I am a singer. I sing at school, I sing at church, I even sing in my sleep! I AM A SINGER! So, those who know that about me ask the question what is the secret to good singing? And my answer is..... (drumroll, please) THE BREATH!

Celebrity News Uncovers The Secrets Of Your Favorite Celebs

Magazines and websites, and in particular celebrity news websites are an interesting way of reading about the happenings in the world of entertainment. The way the articles are written in informational while not being dry and provides insights into your favorite celebrity music, tv programs, movies

How to Build Theatrical Broadway Style Flats

Being involved in theater means more than just knowing a single part. Stagecraft is an important realm of a theatrical production, and without it a play would have no set. A theater flat is one of the most vital aspects of a set because it portrays the place and setting for the whole play. Building

Actors on Acting - Part 5 - Casting & Auditions

If this is your first audition, don't make it known, nothing turns off a casting director more than saying that is your first audition and that you're nervous. Just do your job and leave. Your job is done! You have tried out for a part, now it's time to wait and see if you get a call

Making A Good Impression During Modeling Auditions

If you want to be a successful model, it is important to always be prepared for a modeling audition. Many people fail to make it in the industry because they end up making a bad impression on the casting directors. Having inappropriate behavior can lead you to lose jobs even when you have the perfe

Magic Trick Fun Way of Entertaining People

Magic can be amazing if it is properly executed or perform. There are those viewers who really go for a professional magician to feel the intensity while watching the performance.

Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks Go Crazy for Christmas

Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks are celebrating the holidays with "Crazy for Christmas," their latest recording filled with irreverent fun. By adding a chipmunk sound and turning the sedate "Carol of the Bells" into a scat number, he has turned the season on its head, tickling his fe

Wicked the Musical- What Are All the People Raving About?

It was in 1995 that Stephen Schwartz stumbled upon the unique novel of Gregory Maguire and immediately realized the potential of the said literary work.Schwartz saw a dramatic adaptation in the making and he met with Maguire in Connecticut to discuss his plans.This meeting happened in 1998 and this

Are Your Goals Too Big?

What's the one thing you'd really like to accomplish this year? What are you willing to do to accomplish that goal? What's realistic for you to do?

Should Children Be in Beauty Pageants?

There is a lifelong debate on whether children should be entered into beauty pageants. Some think that it is an excellent idea and what it can help their child become more successful in life. Others think that it promotes a bad self image on children and that it is extremely unhealthy. This article

A Production Checklist for Mounting a Broadway Musical

Getting a musical produced on Broadway is no easy feat. The idea for a new musical can come from a writer, composer or performer. It takes a tremendous amount of organizational work on the part of a team combined with luck and talent. However, if you have the ability and the drive to reach that goal

Ventriloquism - Mastering the Illusion

Ventriloquism is nothing but an illusion to the ear. Making your audience believe that your ventriloquist dummy is speaking for itself is the whole point of this art. To do this, you must learn to "throw your voice," or distort it so that it seems to be coming from another source other tha

Beauty Pageant Tips You Cannot Afford to Miss!

A beauty pageant can be the door to a wonderful future for the successful candidate, but it is not an easy thing to get right. We have gathered some top tips on how to maximise your chances of success, so take a look at them to help make your experience as positive as possible.

Go in for Theatre Training Early on in Life

When it comes to theatre training, it is immensely important that you go in for training on the same, early on in life. After all, the sooner you start, the better it will be in terms of your overall acting prospects and prowess. After all, we have no doubt in our minds that people out there are gen