BLOG: On Saying Goodbye (A Day in the Life of Theatre Majors)
May 17, 2013
by Sydney Berk '13
I say goodbye to my position as Editor of the Spotlight with deepest gratitude for those that I work with as well as this program in general. Graduating is a funny thing.
I have watched 3 other classes leave and I always thought I knew what I would feel when it was my turn. I thought I would feel fear and sadness and excitement and all of these big, overwhelming emotions. That is somewhat true as I do feel all those things, but mostly I feel a sense of peace. I feel I have been blessed with this extraordinary education and now, I am ready to leave. The opportunities I have had here, have changed me, shaped me and given me a clear vision of who I want to be as a person and as an artist. I could go on and on about how the experience of developing As I Lay Dying truly changed how I work and what I want to do with my life, or how much I adored playing Elizabeth Proctor and Elle Woods. Read more...