Acting
Intuition

Intuition

Intuition: what is it? Intuition is knowing something that other people do not see. Intuition is not necessarily apparent to everyone, may be contradicted by all other evidence, but you know it is true. Everyone has intuitive moments when you “know” something without having a logical basis for it. A person does not always know...
Is Acting For You?

Is Acting For You?

This article is a guide to determining if you can survive the difficulties of an acting career. Think about how you’d answer the questions below. Do you really love acting? The best thing to do is to focus on your love of acting, not the negatives and disappointments that you’ll inevitably encounter. To engage with...
Rules of Rehearsals

Rules of Rehearsals

There are certain rules you will need to abide by during rehearsals. Initially you should work from your strength, meaning you need to identify how you work best and use that a guide. You will need to have discipline and at times you will need to be strict and people may not like you for...
Understanding a Script

Understanding a Script

To fully understand a given script there are some steps that must be followed. Most importantly, you need to read the given play. When you are reading or listening to the play it is very important that you have no distractions, so unplugging the phone and leaving the door unanswered will help. At that time...
Styles of Auditions

Styles of Auditions

There are many types of television programming and each type has its own set of audition rules.  It is important to understand the genre you are auditioning for and to be able to adapt yourself to each situation you find yourself in.  Nothing beats a little preparation, and knowing what to expect before you show...
Child Acting

Child Acting

What to Do When Your Child Wants to Be an Actor Hearing that your child wants to be a professional actor can be a stressful and worrying experience. Your first reaction may be to protect your child and to explain how difficult it is to get an acting job. However, rather than telling your child...