With the Ramayana audition process completing, it is appropriate to acknowledge the challenges of casting both for performers and directors. For some, this will not be a big issue, while others may experience disappointment. The key is finding a way to move forward positively. Most of us have heard the statement before – every role is pivotally important – and while a bit of a cliché, it is proven true. Staring at the cast list, you will simply see a character title or group (like Demon Choir, Monkey or Demon) by your name. We may want to quickly categorize our roles as good or bad.
Santa Cruz Sentinel, 3/7/2011, Local Schedule. Read more: http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/ci_17554313?IADID=Search-www.santacruzsentinel.com-www.santacruzsentinel.com
Santa Cruz Sentinel, 3/4/2011, Local Roundup, “Hawks hamper PCS in SCCAL boys volleyball,” Sentinel Staff Report. Photos by Shmuel Thaler. Read more: http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/ci_17536695?IADID=Search-www.santacruzsentinel.com-www.santacruzsentinel.com
Santa Cruz Sentinel, 3/4/2011, “Local Roundup, boys volleyball. Photos by Shmuel Thaler. Read more: http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/sports/ci_17536695
- Get to the HURRAY! Find ways to look forward to perform. Commitment, dedication and spark comes easier when we embrace opportunity-
- Don’t go for getting the role; go for inhabiting character. For 90 seconds, live their life, think their thoughts, and move in their body. That’s exciting!
Santa Cruz Sentinel, 2/2/2011, “Mount Madonna students dip their toes in ocean for sake of marine mammals,” article by Shanna McCord, photos by Larissa Mueller. Read more: http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/ci_17267734
Good Times, 2/3/2011, “Touching Toes: Mount Madonna students spread environmental awareness and hope on Worldwide Waste Reduction Day,” by Alicia Hinds. Read more: http://goodtimessantacruz.com/santa-cruz-blogs-commentary/santa-cruz-good-times-blog-freshdirt/2148-touching-toes.html
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Marine Debris Blog: “Quasi-resolution #001: Get Involved! (and here’s how)”. Read more: http://marinedebrisblog.wordpress.com/2011/01/15/quasiresolution/
SantaCruzParent.com, 12/17/2010, “Take Visitors to the Slough.” Read more: http://newsletters.santacruzparent.com/Newsletters/view/December-17-2010,135.html