Physical Training quote from text: "Body awareness and alignment, mask work, clowning and circus skills, physical characterization, ensemble work, improvisation, games, mime..." All with their own specialists.
Vocal training: speech and diction, singing, dialects
The triple threat performer: acts, sings, dances
To synthesize and integrate all the techniques, mental and physical, into a seamless, centered whole
To continue training throughout the career
To adapt to the different characters you can play at different ages (if you want a long career)
To make a living! Actors Equity Association and unemployment
Stage, film, TV, voiceovers, touring, cruises, etc. (different techniques, skill sets)