Actors and Performers

Introducing… Listening and Talking

A clear, achievable, step-by-step way to approach the work of playing a role which draws from the author’s 20 years’ experience of teaching at the Yale School of Drama.

Introducing… Acting is Your Business

Position yourself as CEO of your acting career with an action plan from Emmy-nominated casting director Wendy S. Kurtzman that will empower and equip you to achieve your goals.

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.

Introducing… The Vocal Arts Workbook

The Vocal Arts Workbook

For over 10 years, performers and practitioners have used The Vocal Arts Workbook to develop vocal power, range, and flexibility through through structured and informed methods.