Search Our Catalog      About Us      Request a Catalog      Writer’s Guidelines      Contact Us      Rights and Permissions      Booksellers’ Information     
 Curriculum Texts and Aids
 Duet Scenets and Dialogs
 Music and Dance
 Readers Theatre
 Scenes and Short Plays
 Speech and Forensics
 Teaching Aids
 Theatre Games
The Complete Audition Book for Young Actors
A comprehensive guide to winning by enhancing acting skills

By Roger Ellis


Cover of
This theatre text is not a typical shake-and-bake manual of quickie tips on how to have a good audition.  No other book puts auditioning in the context of acting training.  The nuts and bolts are all here, but this book will do much more.  It will develop audition and acting skills in a systematic way over time, throughout the actor’s study and career.  This book is first and foremost an acting text.  It shows auditioning as another kind of acting performance, not a technical exercise or desperate attempt to highlight every skill or talent the actor possesses.  It is a step-by-step guide for training young actors to audition well by developing acting skills.  Includes more than sixty relevant acting exercises or “explorations,” as well as fourteen sample audition pieces from contemporary playwrights and a wealth of other resource material.  An all-encompassing audition text.

(304 pages, 5½ x 8½, paperback)

Parts available