The Excellent Audition Guide by Hurtwood House School’s Director in Residence Andy Johnson is a must-read for anyone thinking of applying to drama schools. This book, combined with one-to-one tuition, will undoubtedly give you or your child a head start along the path to a life in performance.
“An engaging, upbeat guide for any student thinking of applying to drama school. In The Excellent Audition Guide, experienced actor, director and drama teacher Andy Johnson leads you through every step of the application process: researching schools, writing personals statements and CVs, audition fees and travel, choosing and working on your pieces, brushing up technical and vocal skills, learning about Shakespearean verse, and finally the auditions themselves.
A reassuring, encouraging ‘how to’ book that demystifies an often scary-looking process, The Excellent Audition Guide is ideal not just for the students themselves, but also for parents, teachers and careers advisors looking to help them fulfill their acting ambitions.”