A Gift Guide for Actors!

Deck the halls, pull the crackers and get ready to jingle all the way, it’s officially the most wonderful time of the year! Here at Surviving Actors we’ve pulled together a little gift guide for all those performers out there, perfect for casually leaving open on the browser of your loved ones (just in case they need a little nudge in the right direction!).

  1. Hamlet Temporary Tattoo set- £6.99
    Featuring quotes from one of The Bard’s best plays, these fun transfers look great and will make you look well clever. Fact.
  2. Dr Nelson Steam Inhaler- starting at £32.50
    A must-have backstage for any actor/singer worth their salt! Available in three different sizes, this is the perfect tool to keep your vocal folds in top nick, even over a gruelling panto season!
  1. Matilda Satchel- £45.00
    If your Mummy said you were a Miracle, this is the accessory for you! Just the coolest bag in town, for maggots of all ages!
  1. Surviving Actors Manual- £6.00 when you buy here!
    With helpful, practical advice and guidance for success in the industry, this should be on every actor’s bookshelf; and not just because we’re biased! Covering everything through the nitty gritty of the Biz, headshots, agents, networking, developing a personal brand, financial management, this will become your showbiz bible!
  1. Stage Direction Earrings- £6.58
    Just in case you need reminding which way is SL/SR!
  1. Shakespearian Insult Mug- £20.00
    Anyone familiar with King Lear will know this SHOCKINGLY RUDE rant from Kent as he hurls abuse at Oswald. With this mug to hand, you can learn it, ready to sling at your day-job boss when they won’t let you go for your next audition…!
  2. Wicked Leggings- £16.00
    Stagey? Yes. Fabulous? Absolutely.

Article by Katie Brennan