Steven M. Alper
illustrations by Herbert Knapp
published by GIRANDOLE BOOKS
New York, NY
originally published by Heinemann Books
from the cover:
Certain to strike a chord in any musical theatre hopeful, Steven M. Alper's concise guide for the actor auditioning for musicals contains extensive dos and don'ts, pitfalls to avoid, and rules that you should never break, along with suggestions on how to proceed on your own.
is the perfect reference book for actors old and new, filled with personal anecdotes and spoken with the dry wit of a true veteran of musical theatre. Insightful and candid, Alper provides a springboard into the exciting, sometimes frightening, and always interesting world of musical auditions.
...what an actor's resume should look like.
I write you
questions about auditioning?
Sure! Write me !
...what's up with that
AOL address you
in your book? I tried sending and I get a notice that the message
I had to close that account. It became total Spamsville, man! It got so cluttered with junk I couldn't find your questions amongst the solicitations and nastiness. So write me !
A new story to come...!
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