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10 Performing Arts Resolutions

10 Performing Arts Resolutions

Ten essential New Year's resolutions for performing arts groups.......[Read More]
Acting Colleges: 19 Acting Colleges to Consider

Acting Colleges: 19 Acting Colleges to Consider

Acting colleges are one of the best ways to learn the craft of acting. Acting colleges will definitely put you in the right frame of mind to get a acting career started off right.......[Read More]
Dance History

Dance History

With so many forms of dance there are not excuses to be a wallflower. You can reap the benefits of dance in more than one area of your life. Put on your dancing shoes and turn up the music.......[Read More]
Theatre is Interactive Magic

Theatre is Interactive Magic

If you want to be an actor, there really is one thing that you have to do - you have to get in front of an audience. Seems simple and obvious, doesn't it?......[Read More]
Dueling Pianos - The Entertainment Craze Sweeping the Nation

Dueling Pianos - The Entertainment Craze Sweeping the Nation

Forget the boring old band or disc jockey were everyone just sits there watching.A Dueling pianos show gets everyone involved. It is the one show you can take a date to and both have a great time without ever having to talk to each other!......[Read More]
Grants For Actors - Get Money to Further Your Development in the Arts

Grants For Actors - Get Money to Further Your Development in the Arts

The term The Starving Artist is commonly used by those people who are trying to break into the acting or performing world, as it is difficult to penetrate this tight circle. Usually those who want to be actors work at low-paying jobs because their first love is the arts and any other job is just a m......[Read More]
Discover the Secrets of Method Acting - Part 5

Discover the Secrets of Method Acting - Part 5

Improve your acting with method acting.Method acting is a set of acting skills and exercises developed by Lee Strasberg at the The Actors Studio. ......[Read More]
DVDs Help Define Acting Styles

DVDs Help Define Acting Styles

Article explores how the selection and arrangement of dramatic elements depict the genre of the play and its appropriate acting style. By knowing the paradigm for each genre such as drama, comedy, suspense, or farce, the ensemble can solicit the desired audience response and likewise serve the purpo......[Read More]
How to Organize an Art Project

How to Organize an Art Project

Organizing an art project is an inventive approach to mobilizing a community for a common cause or to bring attention to a certain artist or art form. Art projects are venues to showcase talent and celebrate camaraderie. They may come in the form of art exhibits, mural paintings, book launchings, pu......[Read More]
Shock and Awe - The Dramatic Works of Martin McDonagh, Conclusion, Part Three

Shock and Awe - The Dramatic Works of Martin McDonagh, Conclusion, Part Three

In the last few years I have become a fan of the dramatic work of Martin McDonagh. I have seen two of his plays performed on Broadway, seen his movie In Bruges and read as many of his plays as I've been able to lay my hands on. I've written reviews for Amazon and other venues because of my......[Read More]
Flexisign Tips

Flexisign Tips

Use FlexiSign to create posters that stand out.funny business sign image by robert mobley from Fotolia.comThe FlexiSign software program by the Scanvec Amiable company helps sign makers craft stylish, eye-catching work that increases business for their clients. The program has more than.........[Read More]
3 Things To Avoid In Your Puppet Presentations

3 Things To Avoid In Your Puppet Presentations

To have a quality puppet presentation, there are many things you should do; proper entrances and exits, good lip synchronization, maintain good eye contact, and others. There are also some things you should try to avoid. This article presents three of them.......[Read More]
The History of Egyptian Belly Dancing

The History of Egyptian Belly Dancing

Belly dancing is a style that is designed for the female body, emphasizing movements in the chest, stomach and hip areas. There are many folk and classical styles that combine elements from various cultures. While it is considered an exotic art form, there are many places that teach belly dancing to......[Read More]
Winston-Salem National Black Theatre Festival

Winston-Salem National Black Theatre Festival

The National Black Theatre Festival is held biannually in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. It was founded by Larry Leon Hamlin in 1989 and has drawn hundreds of performers and thousands of visitors.......[Read More]
Artistic Achievement

Artistic Achievement

A photo gallery spotlighting the puppet horses created by the Handspring Puppet Company for the National Theatre productions of WAR HORSE, based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, adapted by Nick Stafford with the Handspring Puppet Company, directed by Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris.......[Read More]
Plus Size Modeling For Teenagers In The Fashion Industry

Plus Size Modeling For Teenagers In The Fashion Industry

Gone are the days when only the tall, slender teenage girls could model. These days, there are different agencies which are looking for plus size teenage girls who are good at modeling. For the modeling career to be a success, a lot of commitment and determination is necessary. There is a lot of com......[Read More]
Appreciating Art - Capezio

Appreciating Art - Capezio

Capezio is one of the most popular brands of dance gear. They have been creating well made dance products for over one hundred years. They have created several different lines and outfit both children and adults, and male and female.......[Read More]
5 Facts About Street Magic Revealed

5 Facts About Street Magic Revealed

Here is my summary of five key facts about this particular field of magic that most people will not know. This form of magic is one of the most exciting that anyone can behold, over 3000 years old it is one of the world's oldest professions and has the capacity to surprise and amaze.......[Read More]
Voice-Overs in a Troubled Economy

Voice-Overs in a Troubled Economy

Wow! What a rough and tumble past couple of years it's been! Economies all over the world continue to flail about.......[Read More]
Simple Steps to Become a Model

Simple Steps to Become a Model

Thousands of girls and young women each year dream of walking that runway or seeing their picture on the cover of a well-known magazine but, to tell the truth, only a small percentage see the fruits of that dream. Know why? A big reason is they never really go after it! This piece is about some of t......[Read More]