The Real Poop
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Odds of Hanging On
Career as Depicted in Popular or Unpopular Culture
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Know someone perfect for this career?
Singing: You can carry a tune. Perfect pitch wouldn't hurt.
Acting: You can breathe life into your lines. Wooden delivery won't cut it.
Dancing: You're physically sturdy. And you have rhythm.
It helps if you are better than best, too. What gives you a fighting chance in musical theater is guts, grit, and ambition, and a gigantic ego.