Actors and Performers

Introducing… The Need for Words

The Need for Words jacket cover

Find your voice with Patsy Rodenburg’s seminal work on words – featuring a brilliant foreword by the late Antony Sher – which offers practical ways to approach language, Shakespeare, Romantic poetry, modern prose, and much more.

Listen to our podcast episode on Black British Queer Plays and Practitioners

Journey through the development of Black queer theatre in Britain, from monologue to musicals, realist drama to club-performance, and a wide range of forms.

Introducing… From Craft to Career

A guidebook on what it takes to become an industry pro, full of in-depth insight into the casting process within television, film and theatre.

Introducing… Speechwork for Actors

Introduction to Speechwork for Actors

An ideal speech-training resource for the 21st-century actor which includes specially commissioned online videos demonstrating key exercises.

Introducing… The Woman’s Voice

A call to arms to women about reclaiming their voices, combining elements of experience and practice from Patsy Rodenburg’s prolific career.

Introducing… Hear Me Now, Volume Two

Hear Me Now, Volume Two

An essential tool for actors of colour to showcase their range, and seeks to inspire, empower, and create a legacy for generations to come.

Annie Morrison on The Moment of Speech

Legendary voice instructor and creator of the Morrison Bone Prop, Annie Morrison, has put her modernising practice to paper, sharing her transformative process in The Moment of Speech: Creative Articulation for Actors.