Understand You Are Always A Student.

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No matter how much you think you know, there is always more to learn. You will experience many different things, and you may even become an expert at...

Don't Wait To Be Great.

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In all the years we have been teaching, there is a common thing we see that holds a lot of people back from reaching their full potential. And...

Do What You Love Every Day.

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The main goal in life is to be happy. So find what you love and do your best to make that part of your daily lifestyle. Whether it...

Bring Something To The Table Every Rehearsal.

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As a performer, it is your responsibility to bring something to the table every rehearsal. Sometimes we see students who show up and make it seem like rehearsal...

Understand The Power Of High Standards And Low Expectations.

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We want to be great at what we do, but most of the time we fall short of our expectations. This is especially apparent in the performing arts...

Kill Laziness With Desire

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A question we are asked often is “How do I stay motivated?”. And having a lack of motivation is something we have all faced before no matter how...

I'm Going To Learn Whether You Teach Me Or Not.

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As a student, you will go through many different types of teachers. Some teachers are AMAZING and help us learn in ways that encourage and excite us to...

You Can't Binge Study World Class Chops.

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If you want to ace a test, it is possible to cram the night before and regurgitate that information the day of the test. You get your test...

Be Confident, Not Cocky

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There is a big difference between being CONFIDENT and being COCKY. And you can still "Show Off" without being cocky. The secret, honestly, is in the words you...

Explore. Go Off The Deep End, Then Come Back.

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Seriously. Do things you think are completely ridiculous. Experiment with hand pressures, try stick tricks, get out of your comfort zone. Because sometimes finding the best version of...