visión de conjunto:Críticas A must for fans and aspiring performers alike. --broadwayworld.comA god-send... I wish this book had been around when I was at drama school - it actually gives you great advice on what to do and the attitude to take if you want to make it in this glamorous business known as show... an excellent read from cover to cover. --Musical Theatre ReviewA comprehensive and cogent insight into the world [Ruthie Henshall] knows inside out... The book intersperses cautionary tales from her illustrious career with invaluable advice on training auditioning and how to conduct yourself in rehearsals once you've landed the job. After more than 25 years' experience on both sides of the Atlantic Henshall very evidently knows what she is talking about. --The StageRuthie Henshall has the kind of brilliant high-voltage stage personality that can light up whole cities. --Joyce McMillan. The ScotsmanMs. Henshall a perennial favorite of the West End in London seems destined to conquer Manhattan as well. She definitely has what it takes: the voice the dancer's flair and strength the confidence and that elusive spark of eccentricity that separates the stars from the chorus. --Ben Brantley. The New York TimesMs. Henshall a perennial favorite of the West End in London seems destined to conquer Manhattan as well. She definitely has what it takes: the voice the dancer's flair and strength the confidence and that elusive spark of eccentricity that separates the stars from the chorus. --Ben Brantley. The New York Times Reseña del editor An insider's guide to achieving that dream career - by one of the brightest stars in musical theatre. Being in a West End or Broadway musical is the dream of thousands of talented performers. But competition is intense and reaching the spotlight can often require a leap into the dark. So You Want To Be In Musicals? is your comprehensive guide to building - and sustaining - a successful career in musical theatre and introduces you to everything you need to know about: training auditioning rehearsing performing and working. Along with a wealth of honest straightforward advice the book is packed with instructive anecdotes from Ruthie's own glittering career. Biografía del autor Ruthie Henshall's stage performances include Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly in Chicago on both sides of the Atlantic Nancy in Oliver! Marian Halcombe in The Woman in White Grizabella in Cats and Polly Baker in the UK premiere of Crazy for You. She created the title roles in Peggy Sue Got Married and in Boublil and Schonberg's Marguerite. She played Fantine in Les Miserables at the Palace Theatre and for the tenth-anniversary concert at the Royal Albert Hall. Ruthie has been nominated for an Olivier Award for several of these roles and won for her leading performance in She Loves You. For more information see her website www.ruthiehenshall.com.