Top 5 Questions You Should Be Able to Answer During an Audition

If you go to an audition, you’ll be asked many questions about your work. Here’s the top questions you should be able to answer at any audition you go to.

What Are You Working On?

The first question you need to be able to answer is what you’re working on right ow. This can be anything that related to acting. For example, you might be in a play or finished a film. Anything that you’re currently doing or just completed would be good to talk about. Most actors and actresses are doing something, so tell the person doing the interview that you’re been up to. If you’re not doing anything currently, tell them why this is the case. It can be something as simple as updating your website as it lets the persin know that you’re actively working on your career and not just sitting around doing nothing.

What Types of Projects Do You Want to Work On?

With this question you can explain more about some of your passions. Maybe you want to do commercials or work in a music video. Let the interviewer know what kinds of work you’re the most excited about. You should have a focus area that you’re most interested in. It’s also a good idea to have the focus as it relates to the job you’re applying for. Of you’re applying for a commercial show that you’re interested in doing more commercials.

What About Your Acting Style?

You need to be able to express more about you with this question and your style of acting. Be sure to describe various teacher that have influenced your acting style. Try to avoid a generic description such as “I’m dramatic” or a “comedian.” Talk about research you do into characters you portray as this shows that you’re interested in the characters you portray. Tell them if you can do things on your won or prefer more direction.

Can You Names Actors You Admire and Why?

With this question feel free to discuss the actors and actresses that you admire. The interviewer wants to know more about you and your individual style. They want to know about your knowledge of the business. You should have several influences and be able to talk about this influence freely as this shows you have an interest in the entire acting business. Be ready to explain why you like the actor or actress do showcase your critical thinking skills.

Do You Have Questions for Me?

With this question, it’s your turn to ask questions to the person doing the audition. Ask about the casting process. You could ask about the person’s background and what they have done in the past.

Summary

These are questions you should be able to answer during the audition process.  You need to be ready to answer these questions as they are important. Just be yourself but showcase all of your talents to the person doing the audition and you’re more likely to land the job you want.