Stage Acting for Dummies
By Christopher Munroe
In the theatre, the most important skill you must master is the ability to speak while well lit.
Also: Do what you’re told.
There’s more to it then that, obviously, a certain skill set is required and there are a lot of tips and tricks, but it boils down to, in essence, those two basic things.
Take direction, and take it well. And then, when the time comes, walk onto the stage, find your mark, where the light hits you properly, stand there, and speak.
Not a romantic notion of acting, I know, but it gets you through the show….