Fight Director Rick Sordelet

Fight director

A fight director is not only employed once a conflict gets physical or combat needs to take place on stage or in front of the camera, but often also when it gets physical in other ways, for example when people trip or fall. Rick Sordelet is the top fight director with more than 50 Broadway…

Actor - Schauspieler Kevin Chamberlin

Actor

Actors usually are the faces of shows and plays that the audience remember. In fact, the actor probably stands for stardom and showbiz glamour more than anyone else. Obviously, there is a lot of training and practice needed if you want to become an actor (let’s not even speak about talent…) – but what exactly…

Choreographer Matt West

Choreographer

What is the job of a choreographer and how does he/she approach it? A well trained eye for dance and staging seems to be a given, but how does a choreographer work really? We met up with Matt West, choreographer for the Broadway productions of LESTAT and Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, which won him…

Singing audition tips

20 tips for singing auditions

As music director and music supervisor for many West End musicals and now currently working as a conductor with the Vereinigte Bühnen Wien I have spent much time over the years sitting on the other side of the desk and would like to take this opportunity to share my feelings and opinions about what I…

Robert Jess Roth | Broadway director - Regisseur

Director

What is the job of a director in musical theatre and which abilities must a director in musical theatre actually have? Well, you surely must have a lot of creative, managerial and psychological skills to get your production on stage, but how does it all add up? We had the privilege of speaking to Broadway…