It's on my radar this month, next month and the month after. Those that say it's a dying art, are exaggerating!
Rich. Famous. Successful. And good looking ofcourse! Is the dream of 95 percent of world population! The rest are probably too old or too stoned lying on a beach or playing video games!
Why are celebrities, successful people, influential people always deemed to be perfect? There is the Public Persona and there is the private persona.
When an actor acts because he loves it, when he loses himself in his role, that’s passion playing out. Like the rain is in the raining, the actor lives fullest through his acting.
Theatre, movies, television all need content: stories that need to be told. Let me tell you the story of a famous writer of her time. In the mid nineteenth century.
All actors whether on stage, television or film face a lot of pressure and at the same time have a “holy” longing to keep performing.
We do theatre workshops all the time, with varying age groups, from 4 years to 34 years! An oft asked question is, “what is theatre like...?” I reply, “a lot like life!
There is a lovely saying by Flavia Weedn: If one dream should fall and break into a thousand pieces, never be afraid to pick one of those pieces and begin again.”
Lushin Dubey is a woman of Substance.
My last article was actor centric and about how the spark on stage is lit by the brilliance of a good actor.