Skip To Content
    This post has not been vetted or endorsed by BuzzFeed's editorial staff. BuzzFeed Community is a place where anyone can create a post or quiz. Try making your own!
    Posted on Nov 15, 2014

    13 Things Only Theater Kids Can Relate To

    Jazz hands!

    1. You’re sick and tired of people telling you theater isn’t as hard as sports...

    VH1 / Via giphy.com

    You try learning all this choreography, memorizing tons of lines, and going to never-ending rehearsals and tell me it's not hard. I dare you.

    2. And asking “Why would you want to spend all that time memorizing lines?”

    Fox

    Why would you want to spend all your time being a jerk?

    3. Your theater group is your family.

    NBC

    You've never met so many people who understand and connect with you outside of theater. Your theater friends have your back. They are the people who enjoy you for your weird, crazy self. Theater people are just the best people on earth.

    4. You and your theater friends are pretty much the weirdest whenever you’re together.

    NBC

    Excuse us while we sing show tunes at the top of our lungs.

    5. Your first kiss was probably a stage kiss.

    NBC

    And it is was probably AWKWARD.

    6. You’ve experienced so much heartbreak because of cast lists.

    Universal Pictures / Via bustle.com

    Oh misery, thy name is cast list...But you probably ended up having a blast anyways.

    7. You don’t understand how some people can hate show tunes…

    NBC

    Do you also hate puppies? And laughter? And joy of any kind?

    8. Because your iTunes is full of them.

    Nickelodeon

    Can't talk. Too busy defying gravity.

    9. You secretly judge people when they aren’t familiar with an iconic Broadway show.

    NBC / Via guycodeblog.mtv.com

    You don't know Chicago? H-h-how?

    10. High School Musical is your life in a nutshell.

    ABC

    And you wish it were socially acceptable to just start singing how you feel about a situation.

    11. Tech week is the most stressful thing you’ve ever experienced.

    NBC / Via bustle.com

    You've pretty much learned how to tune out your yelling director.

    12. Opening night is the biggest mess of emotion, nerves, excitement, and panic.

    NBC

    Do I know all my lines? Blocking? Oh god, I have a pimple. What if my costume rips? I think I'm losing my voice. I'm so psyched! I love all you guys! We'll do great...I hope. OH GOD WHAT SHOULD I BE FEELING?

    13. And there’s nothing more satisfying than a huge round of applause after you’ve spent months working your butt off.

    NBC / Via fallontonightgifs.tumblr.com

    I'M A STAR!

    Create your own post!

    This post was created by a member of the BuzzFeed Community.You can join and make your own posts and quizzes.

    Sign up to create your first post!

    BuzzFeed Daily

    Keep up with the latest daily buzz with the BuzzFeed Daily newsletter!

    Newsletter signup form