Author Archives: Rosa Kennedy

How To Begin A Theater Company


You may want to open your theater company if you need to produce plays. But before you own one it is important to know the kind of audience that come from your region who may love to come and watch the plays. It is advisable to see both the business and artistic side before you begin your theater. The following are factors to take into consideration prior opening your theater.

Come up with a mission statement for your business

Think about what makes your business different and stand out from others and include this into your mission statement. Also, consider what you want to achieve before opening a theater. Your dream may be produced plays from both the international and local writers or put on classic American plays.

Select a name for your theater companydvfvfgthyj

You may connect your theater’s name to your mission statement, so long as other local theaters are not using the name.

Register the company name for your business

If you need to accept tax-deductible donations, you should apply for non-profit status if you are from the United States. Prior registering for 501c3 status, your theater company should be an association, trust or a corporation. You may be required to set a board to oversee your theater if you are planning to operate it as a nonprofit able business.

Develop a budget for the theater

You need to set a budget for any business so that you know how to operate and the limits of your spending. You can do it by coming up with a list of your potential income and expenses. It requires some cash to maintain the theater clean and in good working condition not forgetting the paying rent for space.

Raise money for the theater company

You can have some people to fund you before you begin your business, they maybe your family members or friends who are willing to help you succeed in your business. When you produce plays ensure your tickets are high enough to cater for your expenses. If possible apply for grants from private funders and government organizations that give grants to theater companies.

Bring other people on board

fgthgytcsdvfdfbIt is important to bring other people on board when beginning theater business. Mostly go for people who share the same goals, and they also agree with your mission statement. It is nice to consider individuals that you have worked with from the past. At least you may know how they work as you have experience working with them before.…

How To Become An Actor


Have you ever had an idea of becoming an actor or is it your dream? Many individuals dream to become actors, but they have no idea on where to start. You dream may come to be a reality if you invest your time, passion, dedication, patience and train to make it as an actor. The following are some good steps to keep in mind for you to become an actor.

Learn the art of acting

You can begin by studying in any university or art academy from your region. It is essential if you come from Newyork or LA, but in other states going to college, it is not a must. You can also opt to join theater groups from your local area. You get an opportunity to learn about techniques, get exposure to advantages and get chances of working on a stage.

Owning your craftghdhgd784

Acting is a craft; it is important to acknowledge this and bear in mind even if you make like a star you need to keepĀ on improving upon your craft. You can enhance your acting career by working with dialogue and acting coaches and by taking more acting classes.

Audition for Community Theater

This is a major step which is even above College Theater if production is taken seriously and the budget is sufficient. You can be lucky to get an opportunity to get a role in the community theater production. This will enable you to network with other actors who are polishing their craft and hence you will gain more experience.

Commit Yourself

Every actor is good, but the only difference is how they are willing to be fully engaged in their craft. The best actor is the one who is ready to be consumed entirely by the role they are undertaking. It is like they become the person they are portrayed physically.

Hire an acting coach

It is important to have a coach who will help you to tackle your weak spots at a personal level, so as to polish and get good in what you are doing. Go for a coach that has connections and a lot of experience in the industry.

Know your strengths

gthtyhghyjyuYou may require knowing your skills in acting like special abilities, accents or impersonations. Work on your talent as much as you can so that to attract a broad range of casting calls and roles. You can know where to start from if you identify your skills.…