Opportunities in Performing Arts Careers (Google eBook)

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McGraw Hill Professional, Oct 1, 2001 - Performing Arts - 144 pages
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Contents

MEDEA BY MOONLIGHT
1
UNDER STUDY
10
JAZZ ROCK
30
EDUCATORS AND THERAPISTS
44
THE THEATER
62
TELEVISION AND FILM
77
CLASSICAL MODERN AND MORE
93
OTHER WAYS TO PERFORM
106
AUDITIONS INTERVIEWS BIOS
117
NET EFFECT
127
APPENDIX A SOURCES FOR MORE INFORMATION IN THE PERFORMING ARTS
136
APPENDIX B BIBLIOGRAPHY
143
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Page 6 - Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education alone will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan "press on" has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.
Page 8 - WE are the music makers, And we are the dreamers of dreams, Wandering by lone sea-breakers, And sitting by desolate streams ; — World-losers and world-forsakers, On whom the pale moon gleams : Yet we are the movers and shakers Of the world for ever, it seems.
Page 91 - For dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts, because it is no mere translation or abstraction from life; it is life itself.
Page 48 - Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond ; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
Page 42 - We will only add, that if the probability of these corollaries be admitted, then music must take rank as the highest of the fine arts — as the one which, more than any other, ministers to human welfare.
Page xv - In such a night Did Thisbe fearfully o'ertrip the dew And saw the lion's shadow ere himself And ran dismayed away. LORENZO. In such a night Stood Dido with a willow in her hand Upon the wild sea banks and waft her love To come again to Carthage. JESSICA. In such a night Medea gathered the enchanted herbs That did renew old Aeson.
Page 60 - A dream is the theater where the dreamer is at once scene, actor, prompter, stage manager, author, audience, and critic.
Page xv - In Wiv., Tw., and Alls, Pandarus is the point of allusion, which in each case is playful. The only serious reference is in Merch. : The moon shines bright: in such a night as this, Troilus methinks mounted the Troyan walls •' And sigh'd his soul toward the Grecian tents, Where Cressid lay that night, which is closely copied from Chaucer's Troylus 5. 648, 666. The source of the Troilus story in Troil. is to be found in Chaucer. I shall not attempt to notice the changes Shakepeare has introduced....
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Page 92 - Mr. Balanchine is our leader, our president, our mother, our father, our friend, our guide, our mentor, our destiny. He knows all, sees all, and controls all....

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