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Actors : Everyone You Need to Know in the Audition Process
Acting 7th Dec 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, auditions, audition advice

Bachstage breaks down the various people you may run into over the course of your next audition and what their position in the audition room means for you, the actor.
How NOT to Freeze in an Audition: 5 Alexander Technique-Based Tips
Acting 6th Dec 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, auditions, audition advice

There’s a familiar phrase among actors that goes, “acting is reacting.” And while it’s true, it applies to much more than just acting. The truth is, we’re always reacting, even when we’re not on stage or in an audition.
Horoscopes: What Actors Can Expect in December 2017
Acting 5th Dec 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, horoscopes

The big news, as you might have felt the past couple weeks, is that Mercury is going retrograde (Dec. 3) in Sagittarius.
What Every Actor Needs to Know About the On-Set Crew
Acting 1st Dec 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

Here, Backstage Experts and real-life crew members weigh in on what all actors should know.
Here’s What Producers Wish All Actors Knew
Acting 29th Nov 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

Needless to say, a producer’s role is crucial for the actor—and vice versa. Below, six producers and industry experts alike explain precisely why.
Actors: 8 Rules For Cutting Your Audition Monologue
Acting 28th Nov 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

Few great audition monologues come perfectly packaged within the play, already in monologue form, ready to go, and within the time limit—you’ll almost always need to make cuts.
4 Audition Hacks That Will Get You Noticed
Acting 24th Nov 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, auditions, audition advice

I’m sure at this point in the game we all view ourselves as audition professionals. We’ve had our share of cattle-call auditions and one-on-one readings with the producer or director. But what really works? What tactic lands you that big job?
How to Maintain Your Network
Acting 17th Nov 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

There are direct lines of connection between everyone and everything in this business. Actors who see those lines increase their chances of working. Those who ignore them fade away like an oil painting that’s been left out in the sun.
New drama company to launch in 2018
Acting 16th Nov 2017

drama company, Windybrow Arts Centre, Market Theatre

Windybrow Arts Centre and Market Theatre Laboratory join forces to support young graduates. Applicants are invited to apply.
Professionalism in Acting
Acting 15th Nov 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

After having worked as an actor and having cast hundreds of actors in roles, I can count “professionalism” as one of those qualities I look for in an actor. I find it very favourable and will cast one actor over another if I know the one I cast is more of a professional.