The Actor's Dojo
Peak performance and holistic well-being for actors. Finally.

Latest Articles

Jun
07

Acting Training Needs to Step Up

Your Dojo friends are back at it, being all provocative sounding. But not without reason. Never without reason. As some
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May
24

Widening the Circle

Long-time friends of the Dojo will know half of our raison d'ĂȘtre is pioneering actor well-being. The kind
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May
10

Database: AUS Casting Directors (2024)

Database goodness incoming 😎 Until last year, our industry databases were only available to 1-On-1 coaching kids. Now, we've
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Apr
26

The Self-Aware Actor

"I think self-awareness is probably the most important thing towards being a champion." ~ Billie Jean King Isn'
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Apr
12

Behind the Breakout: Bianca Melchior

Bianca Melchior is a true triple threat.  Before making her musical theatre debut in Toronto's 2019 run of
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Mar
29

Enter the Film Room: What Athletes' Video Study Methods Can Teach Actors

"What's this, an excuse to watch more film?" we actors excitedly hope. It may well be.
Mar
22

#Verified: Peter Clarke

As y'all know, we've been kicking around the sport science world for some time now, and
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Mar
15

Spiritual Beings Having an Actor's Experience

"We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience." ~ Pierre
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Mar
01

You Don't Have to Sacrifice Everything

Here's a reality I never thought would be mine: six of the last 18 months were spent living
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Feb
24

#Verified: Dr Mark Seton

We're interrupting our usual #Verified programming of interviews with sport science and peak performance psych pros to bring
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