Children in Theatre

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Pub Date: 10/29/2019

Pages: 168

Publisher: Oberon Books

Imprint: Oberon Books

ISBN 13: 9781786824639

ISBN 10: 1786824639

Price: / $25.99 CAN$19.95

Children in Theatre

By Jo Hawes

Price: $19.95

Format:

Paperback

About the Book

Performing children have a very special existence which sometimes sets them apart from their peers. Parents are often excluded from this world but are expected to support them all the way. There is very little authoritative advice on how to cope and what to expect. This book will help children and their parents navigate their way through all of this: to advise, guide, inform and demystify the wonderful world of live theatre.

About the Book

Performing children have a very special existence which sometimes sets them apart from their peers. Parents are often excluded from this world but are expected to support them all the way. There is...

Author

Jo Hawes is the leading children’s casting director in the UK. After training as a stage manager at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art she became a Children’s Casting Director. In the last 17 years she has worked on over 75 major productions including Les Misérables, Mary Poppins, Oliver!, Shrek, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Sound of Music and many others. In 2010 Jo began giving Masterclasses in the Art of Auditioning and she has taught many hundreds of children all over the UK.