Owned a pair of ballet shoesOwned a pair of tap shoesOwned a pair of jazz shoesGotten yelled at for having hair in your eyes and improvised a hair tie out of whatever you could findGotten yelled at for wearing open-toed shoes onstageStayed up all night practicing a monologue for an audition the next dayLooked up what the hell a Shakespearean word meantGotten caught singing a show tune by a bystander while running errandsActed out your Tony acceptance speech in your bedroom mirrorSet a line from a play as your phone backgroundStayed at the theatre past midnight working on set pieces, getting multiple splinters in the processHad to sing for a mic check before your voice was warmed upPulled mic tape off the back of your neck and ripped out all your little neck hairsBorrowed someone's red lipstick backstage without worrying about germsTaught someone new to theatre how to do a jazz squareLearned all the words to "Seasons of Love" from RentLearned all the words to "Defying Gravity" from WickedLearned all the words to "Time Warp" from The Rocky Horror Picture ShowHeard your voice crack during vocal warmupsHad a callback for a character you didn't audition forGone somewhere public while still wearing stage makeupHighlighted and penciled up a scriptTediously erased all of the pencil markings from a rented scriptAccidentally highlighted a line that wasn't yours and memorized itDated someone in the cast*Secretly* dated someone in the castCalled someone by their character's name so much you forgot their real nameRun for conditioning so you "had endurance" to sing and dance throughout the whole showHad a costume malfunction that made the play NSFWWorn a wig that made your scalp itchMade a wig cap out of pantyhoseStolen a prop or costume piece during take-downCried hysterically during take-down and/or skipped that day entirelyWorn a fake mustache/fake boobs because you were playing the opposite sexMissed a cueGotten yelled at for missing a cueGotten hurt during a rehearsal but still not missed a cueDeveloped a ~*thing*~ for your stage husband/wifeKissed someone you didn't want to and had to fake chemistryKissed someone you did want to but they were all sweaty so it wasn't magical at allHad an inside joke with someone in the pitGotten distracted and nearly fallen into the pitFallen into the pit and onto an instrumentHidden in a prop for more than 20 minutesDrunk fake alcohol or smoked a fake cigaretteLaughed about how inaccurate High School Musical wasGotten yelled at for getting sick and missing rehearsalHad a microphone die while you were singingDone homework backstage using the light from your phoneGot offended when someone only knew Idina Menzel from Frozen before listing her whole career
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