Quick fixes for beginning acting mistakes

Quick fixes for beginning acting mistakes

Beginning actors are bound to make mistakes, it's perfectly natural. Here are a few of the most common beginning acting mistakes, things to keep an eye out for, and how to fix them if you find yourself falling prey to these errors. Don't forget the audience. The lights are bright, there is a vast black space in front of you, and you can't see anyone. But they can see you! Just because you're not saying lines doesn't mean the audience can't see you. Remember to speak not only to your scene partner but to the audience, cheat out (hold your body posture at angles where both scene partners and audience members can see your face clearly), and stay in character the entire time you're onstage.

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