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Attention, aspiring actors and actresses! Break into show business with the tips in these Howcast video.
You Will Need
- A passion for performing arts
- A computer with internet access
- An adult advisor
- A headshot (optional)
Begin your research early
Begin your research early. The application process for some camps occurs in winter or spring. Use the internet and your adult advisor to decide which camps to apply to.
Find application information
Locate camp information and applications online. Application instructions will specify requirements, such as photos, videos, letters of recommendation, or auditions.
Complete the applications
Fill out each application neatly and completely. Read the instructions carefully and collect the required materials, including application fees.
Submit the application materials
For each camp, place the application and materials together in one packet. Mail the packets early so they arrive before the application deadlines.
Audition, if required
Follow audition instructions and arrive prepared at the right time and place.
Prepare for the results
Allow yourself to relax. Rejection is part of every performer's life, but passion and hard work are rewarded.