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Making it on Broadway : actors' tales of climbing to the top

Author: David Wienir; Jodie Langel
Publisher: New York : Allworth Press, 2004.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Interviews
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wienir, David.
Making it on Broadway.
New York : Allworth Press, 2004
(DLC) 2003024694
(OCoLC)53847075
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Wienir; Jodie Langel
ISBN: 9781581155372 1581155379
OCLC Number: 156976266
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 267 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The Voices viii --
Opening Thoughts xiii --
Part 1 The Early Years --
Chapter 1 Singing on the Coffee Table 3 --
Not by Choice --
Church and Tractor --
A Young Passion for Music --
Cheerios, Indians, and Show Tunes --
A Special Talent --
Chapter 2 First Impressions 9 --
Tickets, Please --
Field Trip --
Broadway Dreaming --
Chapter 3 Don't You Dare Call My Child a Thespian! 15 --
Play Ball --
What's Wrong with the Family Business? --
Proving Parents Wrong --
Plan for the Future --
Part 2 Getting Settled --
Chapter 4 Welcome to Gotham City 21 --
A Special City --
Driving into Town --
Taxi! --
Sharing the Wealth --
Adjusting to City Life --
Chapter 5 New Home and New Friends 27 --
Roll Out the Red Carpet --
Where's My Carpet? --
The N.Y.C. Wildlife --
Loving the Landlords --
Dealing with the Devil --
Leaks, Freaks, and Gregory Hines --
Chapter 6 Survival Jobs 34 --
The Toilet Scrubber --
The Fitness Instructor --
Welcome to Macy's --
The Ice Sculpture --
The Telemarketer --
The Waiters --
Pebbles, Winnie, and The Count --
Chapter 7 Singing for Supper 40 --
Bar Hopping --
Hava Nagila --
All Aboard --
On Guard --
Carrots and Hamburgers --
Life before the Union --
Part 3 Transition to Stardom --
Chapter 8 The Audition Room 49 --
The Life --
The Open Call --
Growing Pains --
Destiny Calling --
Crossing the Atlantic --
Fashion Statement --
Cinderella Stories --
Truth Be Told --
Patience Is a Virtue --
Weighing In --
Part 4 The Thrill of Live Theater --
Chapter 9 Take Two 65 --
Unexpected Transformations --
Look Out Below! --
Unleashed --
Left Hanging --
The Rest of the Story --
A Bit Behind Schedule --
Say What? --
Stop the Show --
Dressed for Disaster --
Set for Disaster --
Broadway Carnage --
Unplugged --
Chapter 10 Please Remain Seated 83 --
Breaking into Show Biz --
Quiet Please! --
Stage Door Drama --
Backstage Tours --
Love Letters --
The Ultimate Payoff --
Part 5 The Secret Life --
Chapter 11 The Broadway Lifestyle 99 --
Take the Elevator to the Third Floor --
Call the Cleaning Lady --
Misconceptions --
A Twenty-Four-Hour Job --
Only Human --
Not for the Money --
Moonlighting --
Homes of the Stars --
The Glamour of It All --
Chapter 12 Sex in the Workplace 114 --
The Showmance --
Testing Boundaries --
Crossing the Line --
They Don't Do This on Wall Street --
Straight Man Out --
Chapter 13 Forget the Picket Fence 124 --
Courting Civilians --
Marrying Civilians --
Keeping It in the Family --
Flying Solo --
Planned Parenthood --
Working Parents --
Chapter 14 Road Trip 132 --
Fantasyland --
Love on the Road --
Seeing the Country --
Guns and Drugs --
A Big Star in Toledo, Ohio --
Chapter 15 What Am I Doing Here? 140 --
Careful What You Wish For --
Why Aren't I Smiling? --
Part 6 A New Era --
Chapter 16 The Disneyfication of Broadway 147 --
Where Did All the Stars Go? --
The Death of the Gypsy --
The Good Old Days --
Britney Spears on Broadway? --
Another Standing Ovation --
The New Business Model --
Size Does Matter --
Six Flags Times Square --
Chapter 17 Broadway, Inc. 166 --
Job Security --
Cogs in the Machine --
A Company of Clones --
Tracked --
Acting on Empty --
Just Part of the Scenery --
Malpractice --
Playing in the Shadows --
Watch Out, Giuliani, XXX is Back --
Hey, My Mom's in the Audience --
No Acting Allowed --
Part 7 When Dreams Come True --
Chapter 18 The Base of the Tony Is Plastic 191 --
The Plastic Prize --
Who's the Best? --
How Does It Feel to Be a Big Star? --
Where Did I Put That Thing Anyway? --
Tony Wanna Cracker? --
The Trophy on the Shelf --
"Hello, You Have No New Messages" --
The Curse of the Tonys --
A Ticket to Nowhere --
Making It in the New Millennium --
Chapter 19 Here Today, Gone Tomorrow 210 --
Sorry, We're Closed --
Onward and Upward? --
There is Only Square One --
Remember Me? --
Typecasting --
Wanted: Fresh Talent Only --
Don't I Get at Least Sixteen Bars? --
Tenure Denied --
A Time for Retribution --
Chapter 20 The Time in Between 227 --
Time for Therapy --
Actors Anonymous --
Paying the Rent --
Back to the Day Job --
At Least I'm Not Waiting Tables --
Has It All Come Down to This? --
Didn't I Do a Show with You on Broadway? --
At the End of the Day.
Responsibility: David Wienir and Jodie Langel.
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