Applause Spotlight

July 17, 2019

So You Want To Be An Actor? Start Writing!

by Audrey Kaplan
Founder, Applause

Acting is still the greatest profession in the world. What’s changed in recent years is the route that aspiring actors now need to follow to have the best shot at breaking into the business. Years ago, anyone wishing to be an actor followed the same, rigid path.

Step one: applying to a conservatory or earning a BFA in theater. After graduation, the hunt was on for…

July 17, 2019

Top 5 Things to Look for When Choosing a Theater Program

by Audrey Kaplan
Founder, Applause

Looking to enroll in a theater program? The good news is you have hundreds of options. The bad news? Not all programs are the same — or even…