Portfolio Category: Theater

Being Grumpy And Funny

I was in Eighth Grade when I got the part of Shrek. This was my second Wooster Middle School Play. I was so excited. I felt a lot of pressure to get it right. I worked hard on my singing, but I worked even harder on delivery. It was important to me to be the…
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The Magic Of Theater

This was my third show with 1214 Foundation/NewArts. I has in Eighth Grade at the time and I got two parts, Uncle Henry and the Wizard Guard. It was a lot of fun to play two parts in the show. Wizard of Oz is an iconic show. The thing that stood out about this production…
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Getting An Amazing Part

This audition was great because I was only in Seventh Grade and I got a very good part in the end. I auditioned for the parts of Scar and Mufasa in the final callback. The play was double cast, but I got to be Scar in both casts. It was a lot of fun to…
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Dancing For A Pro

Liberty Smith was a great play. It was a great combination of comedy and American History. I enjoyed being in the ensemble. I was in Seventh Grade when I did this show. When I heard that JoAnn M. Hunter was going to be the choreographer I was nervous to audition for her. I heard that…
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Working With A Pro

I was just in Seventh Grade, but I was asked to audition for the Wooster High School Musical, which was Once Upon A Mattress. It was cool to be asked to be in the play. It was easy for me too, because I played Sir Studley in this show one year prior for Wilton Children's…
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My First Lead Role

I went into this Wooster Summer Theater play audition with higher hopes. I was only in Sixth Grade, but wanted to get a better part then I did in Seussical. I practiced "One Song Glory" from Rent during the school year, so I used that as my audition song. This time around I got the…
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My First Audition

On the first day of Sixth Grade the director encouraged me to audition for Seussical. I learned the entire score for the play going into the audition. I was excited to try out for my first musical. I made it to final callbacks and I was thrilled, but they gave the part to an older…
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