beth r.

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~just your average teenage writer~

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*smacks face on keyboard with a groan*

how the audition went

September 23, 2020

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" Okay, Beth! You're up!"
I wobble to the stage.
Everyone is staring at me. Blergh. My no-nonsense drama teacher looks at me sternly.
" Omg is she crying?" Someone whispers.
" Omg she's crying!"
" For the love of God, I'M NOT CRYING!" *sniffs*
" Okay! Read this script, for Charalotte."
Someone shoves a paper into my sweaty hand. I'm reading with two other girls who are also auditioning. I get the smallest part.
Too soon, it's my turn.
" Line!"
"... Beth, you have the script."
" Oh um... *coughs* is that you, Timoth-"
" Alright, moving on!"
Wait... that's it?
Well, I have a feeling that I'm not going to get Charlotte...

 

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12 Comments
  • sci-Fi

    Ugh... I love theater, and I've never had trouble being on stage. But then out of the blue I had a major stage fright attack. It wasn't even a real audition, and I have no idea why it happened. Anyway. I can relate. *hug*


    about 2 months ago
  • Paisley Blue

    Awww love that's okay! There is always more opportunity. Best of luck with whatever part you do get!! Remember: there wouldn't BE a show without an ensemble and supporting characters. If only the main people got cast, that would be so boring. All my hugs <3 hope you're okay!!! :)


    about 2 months ago
  • Jasmine khawar

    Once I got a part with very less lines, but they thought I was kinda good at that, so they gave me more lines!!!! I WAS SO NERVOUS, THEY GAVE A SHY GIRL A QUEEN'S ROLE? XD


    about 2 months ago
  • SunV

    This really sucks. Hope you get it next time!


    about 2 months ago
  • Currently Unavailable

    Aw, it's OK, love. I understand, and I've been there. *sending virtual hug*


    2 months ago
  • Anne Blackwood

    Aw I'm sorry. Auditions can be so stressful when you're put on the spot. Sorry that the director wasn't more understanding.


    2 months ago
  • Cheshire Cat

    oh wow im sorry


    2 months ago
  • Rohan’s Defender

    Ps. How is little Jayden?!


    2 months ago
  • Rohan’s Defender

    Re: ooohhhhh, I’m sorrryyy!! Welp, I feel you girl, because I had a riding lesson today with a new instructor (I mean, I know her, but she’s not my old one!) AND a new horse. Then, I had a dentist appointment. Soooo..... good too I guess! XD


    2 months ago
  • Rohan’s Defender

    My gosh, this is insane! So soorryyyy if this is true, but thank you for sharing! How’re ya, BTW?


    2 months ago
  • The Ravenclaw Phoenix

    I've been part of two auditions, and also I would get the smallest part. Well, good luck!


    2 months ago
  • Huba Huba

    That really sucks if it actually happened to you, and good luck! This piece is really relatable as well, I have difficulties performing when I'm 'put on the spot.'


    2 months ago