There is nothing more important than how an actor enters or exits the stage. And some actors get a chance to do it up fantastical. It’s not easy! Explore the comical and serious ways to make an impactful entrance or exit. Welcome to the fun.
What do you see?
Next time you watch a sitcom, Netflix Original, or blockbuster movie, watch out for the entrances and exits and study how they are done. There is a real art to it. If are you studying acting or just want to have fun with some friends, there is real art in entrances and exits.
What are your favorite entrances or exits from movies or TV? Let us know in the comments below!
Meet the Artist
Alley Theatre Master Teaching Artist, actor, musician
Bradley Dean Whyte has been a Teaching Artist with the Alley Theatre for two years. He has a diverse background as an educator that includes teaching singing, song-writing, and musical theatre performance as well as acting and improvisation. He holds an M.F.A. in Theatre from Penn State and a B.A. in Theatre from UMKC. He has performed with the Utah Shakespeare Festival, Illinois Shakespeare Festival, The Shakespeare Theatre, Cape Playhouse, and Nebraska Rep. He has also written music for regional theatres and self-produces his original pop music under the pseudonym, The Perfectly Violent Dream.