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Lucky break / Esther Freud.

By: Freud, Esther.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Charnwood series.Publisher: Leicester : Thorpe, 2011Edition: Large print edition.Description: 408 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444807486; 144480748X.Subject(s): Acting -- Fiction | Actors -- Fiction | Ambition -- Fiction | Success -- FictionGenre/Form: Large type books.Summary: It is their first day at Drama Arts for each of the nervous students huddled in a circle: Dan, serious and driven; Nell, already convinced that she is going to fail; fiery, rebellious Jemma and careless, glamorous Charlie. They are told, in no uncertain terms, that here, they will be taught to Act. To Be. To exist in their own world on the stage. But outside is the real world - a pitiless place in which each of them hopes to excel. So what comes next? Facing a multitude of difficulties, these young actors will grapple with sleazy directors, desperate competition, dreary tours, unobtainable agents, rocky relationships and endless tempting jobs...
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It is their first day at Drama Arts, and the circle of huddled, nervous students are told in no uncertain terms that here, unlike at any other drama school, they will be taught to act. But outside is the real world - a pitiless, alluring place in which each of them in their most fervent dreams, hopes to flourish and excel.

It is their first day at Drama Arts for each of the nervous students huddled in a circle: Dan, serious and driven; Nell, already convinced that she is going to fail; fiery, rebellious Jemma and careless, glamorous Charlie. They are told, in no uncertain terms, that here, they will be taught to Act. To Be. To exist in their own world on the stage. But outside is the real world - a pitiless place in which each of them hopes to excel. So what comes next? Facing a multitude of difficulties, these young actors will grapple with sleazy directors, desperate competition, dreary tours, unobtainable agents, rocky relationships and endless tempting jobs...

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