Some might say that the first day of rehearsal is similar to the first day of school. That may be true, if the first day of school requires you to sit with a group of peers and read aloud for two hours under the scrutiny of roomful of theatre lovers, including staff, stakeholders and volunteers. For the actor, the first read can be an agonizing, if sometimes delicious, experience. Everyone has waited for this day and each actor feels the approach of their first cue knowing that all in attendance have a arrived with a full compliment of expectations.
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