6 traits all Performers need to succeed. 

Actor and Life coach Sophie Linder-Lee Do you have something that you are struggling with at the moment? I know what you’re thinking: “Did she really just ask that?”  Of course you do, we all have ‘The Stuff’. It’s what makes us feel significant actually. All ‘The Stuff’ reminds us what’s important, what matters and […]

Should we lose what makes us us to get a role? 

Actor and Blogger Luke Newey Picture the scene: After spending the last six hours serving customers who can only be described as spawns of satan and dealing with a dictator of a manager, you get a phone call for an audition you’ve been waiting for. Whether it be a dream role, a job that can get […]

How to eat Cake for Breakfast and be Happy. 

Dancer and Food Blogger Lauren O’Sullivan In that countdown to starting a new job (as in an actual acting/musical theatre/dance contract!!) there are feelings of pure excitement and a giddy sense of relief as you realise that you won’t have to temp or waitress or promote weird smelling foot cream for a prolonged period of […]

Quick Yeast-free bread recipe (with extra nutritional value!)

[do_widget id=synved_social_share-2] Dancer and Food Blogger Lauren O’Sullivan It’s happening. I am once again obsessed by The Great British Bake Off (#gbbo). As an aspiring amateur baker myself, I can’t help but watch eagerly every week and comment on the bakes, the bakers, the creativity, Paul and Mary, the general hilarity and just want to eat cake […]

How to start your own podcast – in 6 easy steps

[do_widget id=synved_social_share-2] A couple of weeks ago The Happy Performer were invited to chat some cracks on a cool new podcast Swipe Match Marry. The podcast is in it’s first series but already received quite the following. It’s all about the weird and wonderful world of Modern Day Dating…I think we all concur the weirds […]

How to Fit in the HIIT – 20 minute Home Workout

[do_widget id=synved_social_share-2] Actress and Fitness Blogger Steph Parry It’s 9am on a Wednesday, I’m awake drinking tea and trying to figure out how I’m going to fit in some kind of exercise today.  Y’see, it’s matinee day and I’ve arranged a meeting beforehand so time is very limited.  Well, ta daaaaa!!!! This is where HIIT […]

Banish the Blemish – 4 Top Picks to Zap the Zits

[do_widget id=synved_social_share-2] Actor and Beauty Blogger Emma Overy YES. You’ve landed that audition. You’re psyched, you’re prepared, you’re… pretty stressed out actually… and along with Mr. Anxiety comes some unwelcome reactions to your body. The dreaded zits, spots, blemishes, pimples, come out and play. It always seems to be that the day before, or the morning of a casting the little […]