Curtain Up‪!‬

A Book for Young Performers

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Publisher Description

Young Amaya is auditioning for a role in a professional play. Although she longs to perform, she is about to learn how much team effort and hard work is involved.

As the reader follows her progress from a nervous hopeful at an audition through the fittings for costumes, the rehearsals, the memory work, and even stage fright, Dirk McLean introduces the many people and jobs involved in staging a play. A glossary provides descriptions of terms like casting, choreography, and blocking. Written by an author with extensive firsthand theater experience, this is a must-have resource for young children who are performers. And for those who only dream of a career on stage, it is entertaining to share Amaya's journey and to feel the thrill of a peek behind the scenes.

  • GENRE
    Kids
    RELEASED
    2010
    September 14
    LANGUAGE
    EN
    English
    LENGTH
    40
    Pages
    PUBLISHER
    Tundra
    SELLER
    Penguin Random House Canada
    SIZE
    10.5
    MB

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