Wearing Blue Hair and Stilts to Grad School: Behind the Scene TV
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Voice of San Diego -- To be a student learning theater in San Diego County is to get many chances to see — and, if you're lucky and talented, work with — highly reputed actors and directors who work on productions at the region's top theaters.
A University of San Diego grad school program accepts a small handful of students for two years and immerses them in The Old Globe, putting them onstage all summer for the annual tradition, the summer Shakespeare festival. One of the students graduating this year is Ben Diskant, who has minor ensemble roles in the Globe's "Amadeus" and "Much Ado About Nothing" productions. (Full Story)