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@WestEndProducer

The anonymous West End Producer is our resident agony uncle, answering all your theatrical questions on acting, drama school, backstage roles and other performing arts related topics. Tweet him now with your questions at @WestEndProducer.

@westendproducer In this heat, the interval ice cream is a much-needed saviour. My question is: when/where did this tradition start? — Richard Stranks (@stranxy) July...

In the audition room do you think there is s bias towards certain drama schools or do you think once in the room it’s...

I frequently see performers complimented at the end of a successful performance as inevitably either 'Smashing it' 'Nailing it' or 'Hitting it out of...

What steps does Boris Johnson need to take to develop an annual Christmas sideline as a pantomime dame? At which theatre should he aim...

https://twitter.com/AntWalker_Cook/status/1014236454573264896 Acting is a subjective sport, where everyone has their own opinion about who is good, and what represents talent. Actors can be critically acclaimed,...

Is it acceptable to put an understudy on so you can watch England in the World Cup? — Hewitt’s Coming Home! (@TJ_Hewitt) July 3, 2018 Understudies...

Why, when you reveal your career, do people insist on telling you about their nephew/friend/neighbour who is a local amdram star/who has been in...

Should an actor focus on creative projects outside of acting? Such as directing or swigging a bottle of Dom outside of @NationalTheatre whilst singing...

Dear @westendproducer... When will this ever end? pic.twitter.com/J11VWIO88T — ionica (@Adriana_ionica) June 10, 2018 I’m not sure it ever will. Millions watch people on I Love...
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