Some very simple “From the ground up” articles on Backstage.com about acting, producing, and the Industry.
The How-to Guide: Pre-Audition Tips <-- Back Stage's guide to everything you need to know before you head into an audition.
How to Guide: Do It Yourself <-- Richard Skipper & Sydney Myer are quoted in this one for producing a Cabaret or Comedy act!
How to Guide: The Audition <-- A lot of "Don't's", but it's basically "be a nice person" at the audition.
How to Guide: Social Networking, Marketing & Representation <-- Important info on how to present yourself to the industry via mail, and how to best keep your presence and personality safe on the Internet.
“I don’t sing because I’m happy, I’m happy because I sing” – William James