A handbook by two of the best-known names in the business Timothy West and Prunella Scales. Essential reading for any aspiring actor.
This short book offers practical advice and the 'dos and don'ts' to anyone considering a career in acting. Both authors are passionate about actor training know the profession inside out and as they say in their intro have more than 100 years' experience between them!_x000D_
They cover the whole gamut from:
* Applying to drama school
* Unpaid work
* Television work
* Getting an agent
* Enduring a West End run
'One of the most valuable books for young and aspiring actors that I have read in recent years... a book to keep with you from debut to death'
Rogues and Vagabonds Theatre Website.
Prunella Scales is world-famous as Sybil Fawlty and well-known on stage and screen for countless other roles.
Timothy West is best-known on TV for Brass and on stage for classic roles at the National Theatre the RSC the West End and recently with English Touring Theatre. His memoir A Moment Towards the End of the Play is published by Nick Hern Books.