Magazines, News, & Interviews

  • The Daily Actor - news, interviews, videos, and advice mostly focused on film and television. Updated daily.

  • Theatre Mania - this is a website chock full of EVERYTHING from news, reviews, and a magazine to boot! This site also provides discount codes to various shows on Broadway, Off Broadway, and in other cities, including San Francisco.

  • Backstage - the number one resource for casting information, advice, you name it. 

  • Breaking: (Character) - an online magazine brought to you by Samuel French, this country's oldest and largest play publisher & license holder. This magazine has stories about plays, musicals, and theatre makers around the country.

 

Audition Tips & College Help

  • College Resource Center - Educational Theatre Association (home of International Thespian Society) offers help, hints, and suggestions for searching, applying, and paying for college.

  • College & University Programs - Here is another list of excellent theatre programs in the US. (Not as searchable or customizable as Playbill's search, but still useful.)

  • Audition Basics - this site gives you very basic information on do's and don'ts for auditions, resumes, career building, etc. 

 

Vlogs & Other Videos

  • Tips on Acting Video Series - Casting Director, Audition Expert & Los Angeles Acting Coach | Amy Jo Berman shares tips on acting and auditioning

  • American Theatre Wing - This is a YouTube channel from the people who bring us the TONYS! Of particular interest is their Working in the Theatre series, which features ALL aspects of production from playwrighting to design to rehearsal and performance.

 

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