In theater, an understudy, referred to in opera as cover or covering, is a performer
who learns ... In musical theater, the term swing is often used for a member of the
company who understudies seve...
A swing is a performer whose job is to play one or more roles in the acting
ensemble of a show—usually a musical—when someone else is out. These
Aug 14, 2013 ... Jared is also a theater junkie. Ask him any question about any Broadway musical
and he will most likely know the answer. Jared is married to ...
Mar 2, 2015 ... And then there's also a swing, who is someone who doesn't perform in the ... who
eventually snagged the starring role in a Broadway musical. ... I got to the theatre,
heard Jessie was out sick and went on with an hour's notice.
Heather also talks about what it's like to play every single role in the musical
theatre canon: swing, understudy, ensemble and principle. She shares the ups
Nov 14, 2012 ... Imagine you're a swing in a Broadway show. ... As any musical theater pro will tell
you, the ability to perform several different versions of the ...
Though the term “Swing” might make you think of a beloved piece of playground
equipment, it's also a musical theater term. A Swing is like the ultimate ...
Information about the dance Broadway musical, Swing!, including news and
gossip, production information ... Playing at a Theatre Near You. Buy Tickets.
In this textbook for performers, the position of a Swing-an Understudy for the
Ensemble-on Broadway is examined from every angle, showing just how vital ...
An ongoing show in the heart of the DC's theater district, audiences have been
raving about Swing Time – The Musical! The actors sing and dance to a live band