So You Want to Be a TV and Movie Actor? (5 Tips to Help You Succeed)
Do you dream of being an actor? Can you see yourself on the big screen? Come put those dreams into action and learn how to make it happen!
Five Tips Every Beginning Actor Needs to Know
The entertainment industry is a tough one to break into. Even worse, there are hundreds of thousands of actors in the U.S. alone, but only a small percentage of them are actually employed as such. Here are five tips that can make breaking into the industry a little easier.
10 Things I Learned About Screenwriting From the DVD Commentary for "Little Miss Sunshine"
The DVD commentary for "Little Miss Sunshine" is a trove of useful information for screenwriters. The commentators—Directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris and Screenwriter Michael Arndt—are worth listening to.
How to Join the Amateur Dramatic Society (A First Step Into Acting)
Want to be an actor? Why not join your local amateur dramatic club or society? It's a great way to dip your toes into acting. Here's a few tips on how to join, what to expect and how much it will cost.
Tips for Pretending to Die on Stage for a Play or Skit
Pretending to die on stage for a play or skit is one of the most difficult roles for an actor. Here are my tips and anecdotes about pretending to die on stage.
How to Learn Your Acting Lines—Quick and Easy Tips
Simple tips for the best ways to retain dialogue.
Why Samuel Beckett's Short Plays Are Perfect for Teenage Performers
Samuel Beckett's short scene plays are perfect for teenage performers. From mimes to intriguing dialogue, they offer all types of student the chance to participate.