Social Stereotypes and Campus Life–Carnegie Mellon University

College campuses have social stereotypes: The geeky, intellectual campus. The very conservative campus, both socially and politically The earthy-crunchy campus where veganism is common The laid-back, middle-of-the-road, “I-don’t-take-life-too-seriously” sort of place The quirky campus full of off-beat individuals Carnegie Mellon University has a reputation for attracting intellectually-intense math and science geeks who are studying computers, […]

Theater Majors, Conservatories, Auditions: Choosing a College or University Drama Program

If you aspire to be an actor, you need to consider the sorts of university programs that can train you to become a professional actor.  There are many paths to becoming an actor (and not all of them lead through college, actually).  You need to decide which path suits you best. At four-year colleges, your […]

Audition Tape for College Admissions

As an amateur actor and singer myself, I enjoy working with students who seek a college where they can further their interests in the performing arts. I have a client this year who is a very talented hip hop dancer, singer, and actor. He is also a very nice kid who has been more than […]