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Actor 101

Backstage Experts

Training to Audition vs. Training to Act

Sure, classes on audition technique and cold reading are extremely important, but they're not substitutes for learning the craft itself.

Inside Job

Theater Expert Robert Cohen’s 4 Tips for Getting Onstage

The author, professor, and theater director talks to Backstage about his journey to the stage, his new memoir “Falling Into Theatre...and Finding Myself,” and how he got ahead in the business.

The Working Actor

Do 1 Thing for Your Career Today

In a business where you don’t have a lot of control, Annoying Actor Friend points out that you can control how you approach your preparation.