How can I get started in acting?

I want to act! I'm homeschooled so I can't be in a school play. I'm in a play in our homeschool group, I auditioned and I got the lead role! It's open to the public at a library stage but I don't know if many people will come... What else can I do? Go to theatre camp? I want to act in films or broadway!

Asked By: Harley Marina - 11/3/2009
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EDUCATE YOURSELF FIRST! (READ those books listed below... More
Answered By: TruthTeller59 - 11/4/2009
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You can always look for local acting classes. These are very helpful. You may also want to look into getting an agent. Agents will book auditions for you. Some auditions are only booked through agents. good luck!
Answered By: Horsegal - 11/3/2009
The first thing you need is experience. Audition for local community theatre shows. Take as many acting classes as possible. Read some books on acting (those by Stella Adler, Lee Strasberg, Kristen Linklater and Jack Poggi are great). Be sure to get the support of your parents, they can help you a lot... More
Answered By: I<3? - 11/3/2009
keep auditioning, keep acting and make a resume of your work to send to agents or studios. you can also do a thingy on YouTube like a weekly show or something.
Answered By: Steph - 11/3/2009
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