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Q&A with Pianist Jennifer Moore

2017-09-04T18:45:47+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Q&A|

Jennifer is the musical director and pianist for The Art of Living. Here, we asked her a few questions about musicals, the show, and what, exactly, the pianist does. Q: What is your favorite thing about working on a musical? A: I love the community that comes together to animate a story through acting, music, dance, [...]

Inside the Process: Set Design Beginnings

2017-04-06T15:22:19+00:00 March 30th, 2017|Inside the Process|

Designing the set for The Art of Living (as with any show!) is a collaborative process that involves both creative and technical considerations. The design should support the narrative and help communicate place and time to the audience. If it can help set the mood, even better! But it also needs to be functional. There [...]

Q&A with Head Make-Up Artist Elizabeth Ashley Smyth

2017-04-06T15:22:12+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Q&A|

Elizabeth is the head make-up artist for The Art of Living. Here, we asked her a few questions about musicals, the show, and (of course) make-up! Q: What is your favorite thing about working on a musical? A: Working on a musical speaks volumes to me because it's always been my favorite type of entertainment. I've [...]

Q&A with Director and Choreographer Jackie Robertin

2017-05-26T16:39:34+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Q&A|

Jackie is the director and choreographer for The Art of Living. Here, we asked her a few questions about musicals, the show, and what she looks for at auditions. Q: What do you look for in an actor you’re considering casting in one of your plays? A: During an acting audition, I look to [...]

Q&A with Producer Liane Tusa

2017-04-06T15:21:27+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Q&A|

Liane is the producer for The Art of Living. Here, we asked her a few questions about musicals, the show, and assembling the creative team. Q: What do you love about musicals? A: The energy that everyone puts out is intense and you can feel it. The singing, the acting and the dancing [...]

Mark Your Calendar: Auditions!

2017-04-19T16:03:28+00:00 March 11th, 2017|Announcements|

Auditions for The Art of Living will be held at The Strand on Friday June-2 from 5-9pm. Callbacks will be by invitation on Sunday June-4 from 4-8pm. The auditions are open call, so you do not need to make an appointment, but please allow some time, as you may have to wait. Please bring a [...]