Tag Performing

Finishing the Hat

I started this blog when I moved to New York City in 2014. I planned to share my journey with my friends and family back home. I’ve spent most of my life on the Big Island. Even after college, I…

The Professional Show

On August 13th, I auditioned for Westchester Broadway Theatre’s production of South Pacific. I sang “Almost Like Being In Love”, and was held afterward for dancing. I got through it and was kept to read a monologue. Others were held to…

The Conflict Quandary

Conflict: it’s what makes good drama, and draws people into a story. Our goal as actors is to discover the conflict in our material and bring it to life with our own interpretation. We can connect more intimately when we ourselves…

The Audition Exposition

I’ve been to many auditions, both in Hawaii and in college, but they are a completely different beast here in New York. The auditions vary depending on the production and what they’re looking for. Most of the postings let you…