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  • 11 Starting to Direct (Part 1)

    Okay, you’ve been approved, and you’ve been given the helm of your first show. What now? Glen and Jim take you from planning rehearsals through opening night in this two-part series. Part 1/2. Contact us at podcast@backstage.link or visit our website at backstage.link

  • 10 Becoming a Director (Part 2)

    Once you decide “what I really want to do is direct,” how do you set off on that road? In this two-part series, Glen and Jim share their experiences with that process and how they turned their directorial ambitions into reality. Contact us at podcast@backstage.link or visit our website at… [ More ]

  • 09 Becoming a Director (Part 1)

    Once you decide “what I really want to do is direct,” how do you set off on that road? In this two-part series, Glen and Jim share their experiences with that process and how they turned their directorial ambitions into reality. Contact us at podcast@backstage.link or visit our website at… [ More ]

  • 08 Auditions and Casting (Part 4)

    From audition preparation, through the audition itself, and on to casting, actors and directors alike have many options. In this four-part series, Glen and Jim chat about how the process has (and hasn’t) worked for them. And yes, they answer the dreaded question: Why wasn’t I cast? Contact us at… [ More ]

  • 07 Auditions and Casting (Part 3)

    From audition preparation, through the audition itself, and on to casting, actors and directors alike have many options. In this four-part series, Glen and Jim chat about how the process has (and hasn’t) worked for them. And yes, they answer the dreaded question: Why wasn’t I cast? Contact us at… [ More ]

  • 06 Auditions and Casting (Part 2)

    From audition preparation, through the audition itself, and on to casting, actors and directors alike have many options. In this four-part series, Glen and Jim chat about how the process has (and hasn’t) worked for them. And yes, they answer the dreaded question: Why wasn’t I cast? Contact us at… [ More ]

  • 05 Auditions and Casting (Part 1)

    From audition preparation, through the audition itself, and on to casting, actors and directors alike have many options. In this four-part series, Glen and Jim chat about how the process has (and hasn’t) worked for them. And yes, they answer the dreaded question: Why wasn’t I cast?

  • 04 Play Selection (Part 3)

    How do directors select their plays? How do theatres select the plays that make up their season? In this three-part series, Glen and Jim discuss what their experiences have been (from their perspectives as directors, theatre members, and board members), what’s worked best for them, and what hasn’t.

  • 03 Play Selection (Part 2)

    How do directors select their plays? How do theatres select the plays that make up their season? In this three-part series, Glen and Jim discuss what their experiences have been (from their perspectives as directors, theatre members, and board members), what’s worked best for them, and what hasn’t.

  • 02 Play Selection (Part 1)

    How do directors select their plays? How do theatres select the plays that make up their season? In this three-part series, Glen and Jim discuss what their experiences have been (from their perspectives as directors, theatre members, and board members), what’s worked best for them, and what hasn’t.