NEWS FLASH: Daniel is a contributing writer to an exciting new book on singing titledEvery aspect of singing and a singing life is addressed by leading experts from across the industry - from essential aspects of vocal technique and health to choosing a mic, running a sound system, mastering vocal effects, growing a fan base and achieving unforgettable performances and recordings.
Being in a West End or Broadway musical is the dream of thousands of talented performers. But competition is intense and reaching the spotlight can often require a leap into the dark. So You Want To Be In Musicals? is your comprehensive guide to building – and sustaining – a successful career in musical theatre, and introduces you to everything you need to know about:
Training – how to select a drama school, what to do to get in, and what to do once you’re there
Auditioning – how to choose and prepare your pieces, and foster a positive attitude towards auditions
Rehearsing – how to construct your character, work with the director, and develop your own creative process
Performing – how to deal with nerves, what to do as an understudy, and how to sustain that eight-show-a-week routine
Working – how to get an agent, how to market yourself effectively, and how to maintain a healthy body and mind
Co-written by West End star Ruthie Henshall and Music Supervisor and Director Dan Bowling, this book is packed with a wealth of honest, straightforward advice from two of the industry's most experienced leaders.
"Helpful and informative." (British Theatre Guide)
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Auditions Undressed will help any music theatre singer, actor or dancer take better and more confidant auditions! It offers artists both practical and psychological strategies to help combat the stress and strains of auditions coming from one of London's top professionals Daniel Bowling, who has sat thousands of auditions throughout his long West End career as a Music Supervisor and Music Director.
Laid out in sixty concise chapters, each chapter addresses individual aspects in the art of preparing for and taking those critically important auditions. Inspirational, intuitive, and potent, this book will help every actor, singer and dancer step into the challenge of their next audition with confidence and knowledge!
"I have known, loved and worked for years with Dan Bowling on CATS, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, Galas and Workshops