Do you want to be an Actor?

As a child, I was an anti-social and nervous individual who had trouble at school. It didn’t help that I had learning difficulties and did not do well in a classroom environment. As well as that, the family moved regularly for my Father's work which meant that we...

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how to get an agent 101

Getting an agent can be the ultimate catch 22 situation. I used to get really frustrated when thinking about the issue. I used to rail at other people in the industry and feel like I was bashing my head against a brick wall. How do you get an agent? If you don't have...

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The basics of performing Shakespeare

Once you've chosen a speech you don't want to learn your lines just by looking at them in your bedroom. It's better to say them in different ways so many times that you just naturally remember them. The basics of performing Shakespeare is really the basics of Acting....

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Headshots for drama school

You do not need professional headshots when you are applying to Drama school. Most of the time they will be satisfied with a passport style photo. I would recommend trying to keep costs low so I suggest paying for a batch in a photo-booth and then keeping them stashed...

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Top 3 Books for Drama School applicants

If you are applying to Drama school this year then you will be playing many roles. Researching which schools to apply for, finding speeches and learning the ropes. It can get confusing at times and become overwhelming. Auditioning and audition technique is tough when...

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Audition Tips & Tricks for Actors

While Acting cannot be tackled successfully with tidbits there are a few things that really help when it comes to crunch time. As I have said in other articles - Audition technique 101 - small things can make a big difference. A good mindset and a proper technique can...

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How to get into Drama school

The whole point of HowtoDrama.com was to educate those aspiring Actors who wanted to learn about Drama school. This, of course, included learning how to get into Drama school. I first created the website and wrote the book back when I was a student at the Royal Welsh...

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Audition Technique 101

This website specialises for those Aspiring Actors who want to audition for Drama school. However, this article "audition Technique 101" can be applied to any Actor or performer. Mindset and attitude are absolutely vital when putting yourself under pressure. Getting...

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12 Steps to Acting Success

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