On acting

The art of acting is tricky to define, though many have tried. We know, of course, that it is taught in many places and there are various different approaches to teaching the art. If you have ever been in a rehearsal process, you will also know that every actor works in a different way and the way a rehearsal room functions will never be predictable until you experience the way the actors work in the room. This article by playwright and director Conor Mcpherson addresses the art of acting really well, and ultimately concludes it’s largely a natural talent.

http://www.standard.co.uk/goingout/theatre/the-weir-playwright-conor-mcpherson-on-the-art-of-acting-9043179.html

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