Empathizing with Your Character – Casting Frontier

Photo credit: Kozlik / Shutterstock.com The father of individual psychology, Alfred Adler, once described empathy as “seeing with the eyes of another, listening with the ears of another, and feeling with the heart of another.” Doesn’t that sound like the job description of an actor? Intellectually identifying with another person’s thoughts and feelings might seem … Read more

Juggling Self and Character – Casting Frontier

Photo credit: Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock.com “Act the part and you will become the part.” —the late 19th-century philosopher and psychologist William James Acting is a rather mysterious form of art. When actors try to define the craft of acting, they’re sure to give creative and abstract descriptions that are unique to their personal experiences. … Read more

Audition Songs for The Fantasticks – By Character

Do you have an upcoming audition for The Fantasticks? Well unless you have specifically been asked to sing a song from the show that you’re auditioning for, it’s generally best not to. That said, you should still show off similar vocals and personality. So here’s our list of audition songs for The Fantasticksbroken down by … Read more