Nicole Kidman had the “worst stage fright possible” within the West Finish.
The ‘Large Little Lies’ star finds it “actually satisfying” being on stage however admits she discovered it “fairly tough” as a result of her nerves obtained the higher of her.
She shared: “It was terrifying however finally actually, actually satisfying however I had the worst stage fright possible – like listening to my coronary heart pounding. Actually debilitating, however to not the purpose I wouldn’t go on. It was fairly tough I’ve to say. It was not what I recalled.”It was virtually like, ‘Okay good after two weeks this can go away’. It by no means went. So I’d stand there listening to my coronary heart. I don’t know if it was age or hormones or what it was however it was one thing, it was actually actually dangerous. However I nonetheless obtained on, eight reveals per week I did it. I made it. As soon as I used to be on I beloved it, however it was standing in these darkish wings like ‘you’ve got to be kidding’. It took me unexpectedly as a result of I did not have it after we did The Blue Room.”
The 53-year-old actress apprehensive about different issues that weren’t in her management like promoting tickets.
Talking on the Two Shot podcast, she added: “Within the West Finish I’d look out when the theatre was empty after we had been rehearsing and I’d be like ‘I do not know how I’m going to get on when this factor has obtained folks in it’. I used to be apprehensive about promoting the tickets. You must promote the tickets and are chargeable for that. It did not cripple me however it was uncomfortable.”
Nicole beforehand admitted she thinks it’s “magic” when working with the correct folks on set.
Requested what makes probably the most enthusiastic about work, she mentioned: “At all times the folks I get to work with: writers, administrators, actors, crew and the method. I simply like it. It’s like magic while you step on set and it really works. You by no means know if it’s going to. And delving into characters, delving into psyches, that’s in all probability being the daughter of a psychologist. Seeing life from completely different views and having the ability to discover humanity – I like that.”