Being an actor is not an easy walk at all! A career in the glamour industry needs grit and determination; something which every successful actor speaks of. The best way to prepare yourself to give you a head start at the glamour industry is joining an Acting Course which could boost up your confidence in addition to brushing up your acting skills. The Indian film industry is a colossal industry which proudly boasts of one of the finest faces in terms of talent as well as beauty. It is splendorous to gaze upon the faces belonging to the Indian soul doing exceptionally well all over the world. Once you decide to take up acting as your career you shouldn't hesitate before you get yourself enrolled in a drama school. If you possess skills there couldn't be anything better than a set-up which helps you stand out. Growing India which needs good actors to carry the message of the media industry far and wide, calls out for the segregation of good talent!
Here is a list of the finest acting schools in India that offer the best acting courses-
Film and Television Institute of India (FTII)
This institute was established in the year 1960 and boasts to be one of the oldest and finest acting schools of India. It has crowned India with one of the best jewels in the film and media Industry. FTII offers a long range of courses based on acting which are of different durations ranging from one to three years. There are courses in the field of animation and graphics as well.
A number of courses offer to provide assistance in Screenplay writing, Video editing and Electronic cinematography. If you wish to take up your career in the field of direction you can opt for the courses based on Film Direction, Art Direction and Cinematography. These courses give you ample of scope to direct short films and documentaries so that your direction skills are brushed up.
Barry John Acting Studio
Barry John Acting Studio (BJAS) operates under the Theatre in Education Trust, a non-profit association and is situated in Mumbai.
This Studio basically offers diploma courses in film acting, film arts and other customised acting workshops are also carried out. Some certificates in acting are given on the basis of weekend courses.
National School of Drama (NSD Delhi)
This institute is fully financed by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India. Under the make in India scheme of the government, the ministry is trying to provide better facilities and opportunities to the acting students to make it big in their future. NSD offers diploma in dramatic arts along with a number of genres in acting as well as other performing arts such as Mime and Movement, Theatre music, World drama, Classical Indian Drama, Yoga and Modern Indian Drama.
Established in 2005 by Anupam Kher, the Anupam Kher's Actor Prepares; an acting school for diploma courses in various disciplines of acting has evolved to be a success. It offers three and one month diploma courses which are also get a hold of guest lectures by eminent Bollywood personalities.