Acting

Actors Should Be Like Athletes

“Don’t be a tragedy,” said my very blunt middle school theatre teacher. I was a little taken back but then intrigued by what he had to say. I was in 7th grade, in love with acting, and hungering for more. ...
Acting

Navigating Acting Techniques

Stanislavsky, Stella Adler, Sanford Meisner, Lee Strasberg, Uta Hagen, Michael Chekhov. If you’re in the acting world, you probably hear these names constantly. These are some of the teachers that have created the foundations of acting. Some actors swear by ...
Acting

Audiences Want To See Life

“I can’t cry.” I stated to my high school theatre teacher. “I can’t cry!” I continued to explain to him that I understood my character, I understood why she felt the way she felt, but when I would hit this ...
Acting

Why Actors Should Honor The Writer

“Give me my Romeo. And when I shall die, take him and cut him out in little stars, and he will make the face of heaven so fine that all the world will be in love with night and pay ...