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be an understudy or alternate for a role
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- The Rewards of Being an Understudy
By Ilene Starger | Posted April 8, 2014, 10 a.m. I often hear actors of varying experience levels say that they are not interested in being an understudy. Read more on this news related to 'Understudy'
- King Lear at the National Theatre: the understudy arises
When Paapa Essiedu stepped up at the National Theatre, it was like seeing a football team go on to win after having a star player sent off One of the pleasures and perils of live theatre is its volatility: a production can differ between one performance and the next because of the weather, the mood of the audience or – most dramatically – the absence of a lead Read more on this news related to 'Understudy'
- 'Understudy' cast brings play to life
Working with imperfect but interesting material, Michael Schaefer, Joel A. Bramer and Cristine M. Loffredo, under the direction of Mark Stephens, are by turns funny, smart and affecting as they take us inside a Broadway production of what is described as a lost masterpiece by Franz Kafka. A B-level action star, Jake (Bramer, Schenectady Civic's general manager Read more on this news related to 'Understudy'