Tag: acting

Studying Theatre in College: What You Need to Know

by
Vice President of Enrollment Management, Stephens College

Interested in pursuing theatre in college? Learn about auditions and admission, theatre curricula, degree options, and so much more with this comprehensive guide! read more

Careers for People Who Want to Use Their Creativity

by
Freelance Writer

Being an accountant is great if you love numbers, but that's not everyone. If you're looking for a position geared toward the creative types, read on! read more

Video: How to Stay Healthy on Set

by

In this video, Lucia gives tips on how to stay healthy while on a college film set. read more

Applying to Theater Schools: What You Need to Know

by
Freelance Writer

Finding the right theater program and auditioning can be a little intimidating. Here's what you should know before applying to performing arts schools. read more

Choosing a Performing Arts School

by
Contributing Writer, New York Film Academy

Whether you starred in your high school's musicals or spent your free time acting in homemade movies with friends, taking that next step into the academic world of performing arts presents myriad options. read more

A Star is Born

by
Editor, Porter Sargent Handbooks

Natalie Portman earned rave reviews--and an Academy Award--for her performance as a brilliant but troubled ballerina in the 2009 psychological thriller Black Swan. But convincingly portraying a world-class dancer with the moves to match took more than a few weeks of practicing her pliƩs and pirouettes: Portman actually began studying ballet as a teenager at Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts summer camp. read more

One-on-One with Lindsey Liberatore--Theatre Major

by
Assistant Editor

Lindsey Liberatore is originally from Lakeville, Massachusetts and attended Marymount Manhattan College in New York City--a liberal arts college mostly known for its theatre and dance programs. Interested in hearing more? Read a Q&A with Lindsey: read more

Lights. Camera. College Audition!

by
Founder and President, Smart College Visit, Inc.

The competitiveness of college admission takes on a whole new dimension when auditions become part of the process. If musical theatre or acting is the path you're heading down, then you may want to scope out the performance groups and facilities when you visit campus. read more