Acting is synonymous with glitz, glamour and fame. If you are an imaginative person, a keen observer of human psyche and sensitive to the events around you then you fit the bill to be an actor. Every potential actor like you needs to chisel his histrionic skills through proper training and exposure to various forms of theatre and cinema.
Acting offers a glanderous career and extreme popularity. In present era of booming satellite channels, the actors and actresses are in high demand. They get excellent job opportunities in films, dramas and television serials. Along with good income, they get tremendous popularity among the people.
Acting is a good career option for those who have some acting virtues. There are several acting schools in India for such people. The acting schools offer the skills essential for surviving in the industry. They induce the knowledge regarding arts, commerce and science of film making. The acting schools emphasize on the emotional flexibility and improving the talent.
Colleges and Institutes:
There are a good number of institutes in various parts of India, which offer acting courses. Some of them include:
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, University of Mysore
Faculty of Fine Arts, Rabindra Bharati University
University of Rajasthan, Gandhi Nagar, Jaipur
Sambalpur University, Jyoti Vihar, Burla
Faculty of Performing Arts, M.S. University of Baroda, Vadodara
Pondicherry University, Kalapet, Pondicherry
Osmania University, Hyderabad
National School of Drama, Bahawalpur
Bhartendu Academy of Dramatic Arts (autonomous Training Institute, Deptt. of Culture) Satyajit Ray Film & Television Institute
Film and TV Institute of Tamil Nadu, Chennai
Imago Acting School, Brahma Studio, Film City, Noida
Ashok Kumar Academy of Dramatic Arts, Mumbai
Asian Academy of Film & Television, Noida