25 John Glore

July 17, 2011 by  
Filed under All, The Arts, Theater

What’s it like being a playwright?

Although he interested in math and science, John Glore switched to theater in college. By night he is a playwright; by day he is a dramaturg (the drama expert in a theater). Sometimes his roles overlap. When John’s adaptation of A Wrinkle In Time was produced at SCR, he was both playwright and supervising producer. John’s advice for aspiring playwrights: reconsider. Or at least, make sure your day job can support you during the years it will take you to become and overnight success. Here’s where John worksL South Coast Rep

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13 Diane Doyle

May 15, 2011 by  
Filed under All, The Arts, Theater

What’s it like to work in theater?

Diane Doyle is an actor, writer, producer and advocate for children and the arts. She started as the class clown but went on to study theater in college, become the youngest member of South Coast Reparatory theater, and put on large scale shows for Disney and the Olympics. But she is proudest of her work with children. Diane founded a youth conservatory to teach children how theater can be a part of their lives. She has influenced, inspired and encouraged many. Just ask Will Ferrell.

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