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How to deal with the unsuccessful times: an artist’s perspective

Happiness is the key to life. What is happiness? Well, that’s an argument humans have had for aeons. In today’s world, it feels as if success and happiness are linked so closely. If we succeed we will be happy, very happy. If we succeed in love, friendship, career and in...

‘Thank you but that’s all we need to see’ – when the rejection stings.

A couple of weeks ago I woke up bright and early on a fine Tuesday morning excited and ready for a musical theatre audition I’d been preparing so diligently for. There was a touch (okay, maybe a lot) of nervous energy flitting about my system as well as some confidence,...

Bridie Connell: a chat about acting, training and defeating failure

Meet Bridie Connell, a New Zealand born actress residing and working here in Sydney. Bridie is a multi-disciplinary performer with experience and training in acting, musical theatre, comedy and voice artistry. Not only that, but Bridie is also an award-winning writer and creator of her own work. Bridie is a...

The realities of balancing work, life, study and ‘being a performer’

Ahhh, the age-old struggle of balancing work, life and study. Or sometimes even just work and life. People will tell you to make sure you plan and schedule your time. They’ll tell you to stay on top of tasks and not procrastinate (ha, like it’s that easy). They’ll say things...

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