The Art of Invention
Peter Barlow, Executive Director of Sharjah Performing Arts Academy talks about modern-day entertainment and how it has changed creativity and talent.
Perfecting your headshot
Your headshot is the very first thing casting directors will look at so it’s important you get the perfect picture. Follow our top tips to make it happen!
The first joint audition!
Drama schools ALRA, Italia Conti and Drama Studio London have joined forces to create the first joint auditions using PerformThis, to take place 2020!
Building your confidence
Having confidence will help you to give your best performance but it's easier said than done. Follow our top tips on how to build your confidence!
Choosing a monologue
Choosing a monologue for your audition can be tricky but we've got some tips to help you choose the best monologue to show off your skill as an actor!
11 ways to be a happier actor
With the increased focus on mental health prepare yourself with the high's and low's of being an actor. If you are struggling you should reach out to friends or family but know it will get better.
Our top tips for acting on camera
Acting on camera is very different to acting in the theatre. Due to the lockdown and COVID-19 actors have had to produce more video auditions for their prospective courses.
Writing your acting CV during lockdown
Be productive during lockdown and create your acting CV. An actor’s CV should be different from a normal CV as casting directors will be looking for different information, including the way you look.
What next? Drama school graduate edition.
During this pandemic employment can seem impossible. Use this time creatively, by making an Instagram page or YouTube channel to showcase your talents. Develop the skills you learnt at drama school.