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The anonymous West End Producer is our resident agony uncle, answering all your theatrical questions on acting, drama school, backstage roles and other performing arts related topics. Tweet him now with your questions at @WestEndProducer.

What are the odds of a Drag Fantine? (I’m quite pale) *coughs* https://t.co/wNt2LHu70G — Connie Orff (@connie_orff) January 2, 2018 My dear – 2018 is the year! It’s...

It’s that time of year again, when authors are publishing books across all genres in the hope they’ll make it to the top of...

@westendproducer What proportion of an actor's fee should be deducted if they can't be heard or understood? — Robert Bathurst (@RobertBathurst) February 12, 2016 If you...

Why can’t I get a job — eleanor shaw (@ellie_shaw) November 28, 2017 There could be many reasons for this. Perhaps you are ill-prepared for auditions,...

My dear – seeing a friend or loved one in a show that is rubbish (a shrubbish) can be an awkward affair. Not only do...

What’s the point of anything? — mark fleischmann (@fleischster) October 24, 2017 That’s a profound question. Well, my dear, it depends on who you ask and...

Do casting directors bother looking at submissions by actors or do they only consider submissions from Agents? — Panna (@artsandcake) July 18, 2017 Most casting directors...

The Stage's beloved agony aunt presents a humorous guide to everything that drama schools have to offer A is for acting. This is what you...

Dear mr @westendproducer - what is the best way of sustaining my relationship when i'm touring and my BF is at home? #dear — Jo...
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