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 1, 2010 ... "Swings" are vital positions in the cast of a Broadway musical. They need to be ...
Frank DiLella is the theatre producer for NY1. *. Check out ...
Aug 14, 2013 ... The opportunity to land a role in a Broadway show is the dream of every stage
actor. But imagine having to know all the dialogue, lyrics and ...
Dec 3, 2015 ... I received my BFA in theatre from NYU and two years after my graduation I was
cast for the first time as a Swing in a new musical called ...
Feb 18, 2015 ... The odd musical theater gig—where dancers must be ready to perform any of
possibly a dozen ensemble roles on any given day—isn't for ...
Oct 5, 2013 ... In a show like Newsies, the job of a swing is to arrive at the theater ... any
Broadway musical and not appreciate what its swings have to do.
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 ...
Information about the dance Broadway musical, Swing!, including news and
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