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Free Online Acting School for New Actors



So you would like to be an actor?

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The first step is to figure out why you want to be one.

free acting school and online actor tips

Ask yourself, "Why do I want to be an actor?"

free acting school and online actor tips

If you want to be rich and famous, that can be a long and difficult road that requires a lot of luck.

free acting school and online actor tips

But if you want to be an actor because it is fun, or it brings you joy, or you like entertaining others, then this could be the right choice for you.

free acting school and online actor tips

Decide why you want to act, figure out why it is important to you, and what kind of actor you want to be.






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STEP ONE: KEEP A JOURNAL (POST TO BLOG)

To get a certificate of completion (and an official Freedrama Acting School Shirt): Please write a journal for each day you do this acting class online. You'll share this journal with your instructor (D. M. Larson) and others online here http://www.freehelpforactors.com/2017/01/free-online-acting-school-for-new.html in the comments at the bottom of the blog.

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Answer the question: "Why you want to act, figure out why it is important to you and what kind of actor you want to be." Go on to Day 2 after you've completed this blog posting.

free acting school and online actor tips

After completing all of the lessons in the class, you will also need to complete two recordings of yourself acting (audio or video) and make changes to each after getting suggestions from your instructor.


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ACTING TIP FROM MERYL STREEP: "Acting is not about being someone different. It's finding the similarity in what is apparently different, then finding myself in there."

D. M. Larson is an award winning actor and director who is offering free acting lessons through the internet.



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Free Stage Play Scripts at Freedrama.net


Freedrama offers free stage play scripts, monologues and theatre games at no cost to actors, directors, teachers and students for the classroom or acting performances. Find tons of resources for teaching and learning acting, speech and communication skills.



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These scripts may be used for FREE but PLEASE do NOT repost the TEXT of any script online in any way. Students, actors, teachers and student may use the scripts for acting or classroom activities and even videos, but do NOT repost them on the internet. Please link to the scripts on the website. We love that! But these scripts are published and protected by copyright (c) 2001-2017, so do not upload the entire text of a script. Performing the scripts for an audience or on a video is totally okay. Just be sure to credit the author and our website (Freedrama.net). Thank you!

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*Freedrama scripts by D. M. and Shiela Larson are FREE to use in a classroom, audition, competition, or workshop.  

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In return for using the script royalty free, we would be most thankful if you completed 1 or more of the following: http://www.freedrama.net/nocost.html (subscribe and share freedrama.net on social media or share a printed poster).


IMPORTANT: The text of this script is copyright protected material. You are NOT allowed to repost the text of the script online for any reason (even educational). You may create a link to the script on Freedrama.net, but do not republish or redistribute the text of the script in any way online.


MAKING A VIDEO?
If the play is recorded as a video and posted on the internet in any way, please begin the online description of the video with "From a Freedrama.net free stage play script." Here are additional rules for using scripts for videos: http://freedramaplays.blogspot.com/2015/07/would-you-like-to-use-free-script-for.html


CHARGING ADMISSION? ARE YOU PLACING ADS ON YOUR VIDEO?
OPTION 1: If you produce the script for profit, you can still use the play for free if you agree to add a link to freedrama.net on your website (please share the webpage where you added the link).  OPTION 2: Or you can purchase copies of the play for each member of your cast at CurrClick.com or Amazon http://amzn.to/2iRPBFl and use the play royalty free. OPTION 3: If you prefer to pay the royalty instead of completing one of the above requests then you can do so at http://www.freedrama.net/royalty.html

**Please email doug@freedrama.net and state that you agree to the above requirements and you will be given permission to use the script.**

Thank you for selecting our plays. Have fun and please let us know how it goes.

Sincerely,

D. M. and Shiela Larson



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*Freedrama scripts are FREE to use in a classroom, audition, competition, or workshop.  But ALL mentions and printouts of the script should include the author (D. M. Larson) and the source (Freedrama.net). You may add links to the scripts on your website, but do NOT repost the text of this script online, even for educational use. For more information, please see my blog post “How Plagiarism Hurts Authors.”


If you produce the script for a paying audience or a for-profit video, you can do one of the following options:


You can purchase a script for each actor (one per member of your cast) from CurrClick.com or Amazon http://amzn.to/2iRPBFl


Or pay a royalty fee.