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    Posted on May 8, 2017

    Things You Only Get If You Did Theater In High School

    OMG did you hear? We're doing LES MIS !

    1. You played objectively embarrassing theater games with enthusiasm.

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    2. Cast parties were either wild orgies...

    ...Or incredibly tame.

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    3. When the casting list came up you were like.....


    4. You made THE MOST out of your nonspeaking role.

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    5. You were in the background of every scene like...

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    I may be in a trash can, but goddamnit I am IN THIS SCENE.

    6. It wasn't tech week unless your director was having an inappropriate melt down.


    7. Every cast had a ratio of one straight guy to 16 thirsty girls.

    8. And he always sucked.

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    9. If you were doing a Shakespeare play, you were doing a bad British accent.

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    10. Reading at the audition, you thought you were like this...

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    ...But you were actually just like this...


    11. When your friend gets a part and you don't, you're like...


    12. When they announce that the spring musical will be Les Mis.


    13. You:

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    14. When your parents see the show that you've spent months working on...


    15. How you think you're going to look in your costume...

    ...How you actually looked in your costume...

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    16. When you had to do that exercise where you count to 20 as a group...

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    And there's always that one kid who effs it up. Every. Single. Time.

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    17. You would normally be embarrassed to change in front of everyone...

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    ...But backstage, you were like...

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    18. High school theater was weird. So weird.

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    But it's fine, because you were a goddamn star!

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