History’s 5 Most Controversial Plays

Theatre has ruffled conservative feathers at least since Aristophanes’ Lysistrata premiered to Greek audiences more than 2000 years ago. Whatever peoples’ opinions about the most controversial plays ever staged, the

5 Stage Make-Up Faux Pas to Steer Clear Of

Applying stage make-up is equal parts art and science. It requires knowledge, practice, precision, and a lot of learning through mistakes as well. It is something that any performer needs

How To Find Your “Type” As An Actor

When it comes to your “type” as an actor or actress it’s not about your personality, but about the types of personalities or characters that you look suited to portray.

Understanding the Core Tenets of Method Acting

Method acting is without a doubt one of the most famed forms of acting out there. It has been used by iconic Hollywood actors like Nicolas Cage, Heath Ledger, Robert

Top Tips for First-Time Playwrights

No matter how old you are, it’s never too late to write your first play. Keep in mind that Samuel Beckett, Harold Pinter, and Joe Penhall all only found success

Broadway’s Five Most Successful Musicals

Broadway’s Five Most Successful Musicals

Musicals have been just as much a part of the theatre as most plays, and some were so successful during their time on stage that they grossed more than some

5 Tips To Stay Healthy As An Actor

Despite the life that acting seems to afford for many people, there’s no denying that it’s a profession that can become physically demanding in the right situation, especially in a

Audition Tips for Kids to Succeed in Theatre

If you’ve got a budding actor or actress on your hands, a good place for them to start their career is in theatre. The versatility of theatre is great for

The Different Types of Modern Theatre

The theatre has been a favourite pastime for millions of people over the last few decades, and it’s a medium that still retains much popularity among those that want to

Guide to Starting as an Actor in Later Life

Perhaps it’s always been your dream to be an actor or actress, but life seemed to get in the way and now you fear that it’s too late and you’re