Overcoming Life Anxiety

  As you may have read before in my previous posts, I’m an anxiety sufferer. And sometimes it can be almost crippling. Anxiety is quite a contradictory feeling - the mind is alive with thoughts, feelings and ideas and yet the thought of putting anything in to action gives you such nauseating heart palpitations that … Continue reading Overcoming Life Anxiety

The Performer’s Guilt Complex And How To Banish It.

I spend, the majority of my time these days, feeling guilty. It sucks. I don't think people in normal jobs get this. Well, maybe, but not to the same extent that we do (and by we I mean performers). Not all of us suffer from this, but I'm pretty sure most of us do.  What … Continue reading The Performer’s Guilt Complex And How To Banish It.

The Parents Behind The Performer – And Their Extremely Annoying Habits.

Okay, so I don’t mean for this post to sound totally ungrateful towards our parents because yes, they most probably made our career possible – as children they spent hours of their own precious time carting us to and from our specialist classes, forking out thousands of pounds for tuition fees, new dance shoes and … Continue reading The Parents Behind The Performer – And Their Extremely Annoying Habits.

The Importance Of Training & How It Preps You For Life.

Word on the street is that they are thinking of removing the arts from the schooling system... I'm sorry. WHAT?! Do my ears decieve me? JUST because it isn't considered 'academic'...? I'll tell you now, anyone who has trained in the arts knows just how important it is and how you can learn things even … Continue reading The Importance Of Training & How It Preps You For Life.