Acting looks easy to most --- you're onstage being your natural self saying lines, right?!
Ask any professional actor. It's anything BUT...
The goal of great actors? Make it look EASY.
Become so polished that you act so natural.
But that requires lots and LOTS of training and practice, literally years and years of intense training.
Contrary, no one imagines they could become a professional artist or doctor overnight. But here’s the thing: Remarkable actors do go through intense training specifically so you can’t tell how hard they’re working, so you can’t see the years and years of training that got them to this point.
Reality is nothing comes easy.
Professionals in the biz weigh in on the topic with advice.