The ability to bring a character to life, to tell a story, and to move Sims to tears is a genuine art. To these artist, life is a canvas.
Sims can build up the acting skill by practicing in front of a mirror or a microphone. Sims can also read skill books on the subject. As this skill increases, Sims will be able to perform scenes in public, and for tips to make extra Simoleons.
At Level 4, the The Trouper's Looking Glass item is unlocked, which helps Sims learn the acting skill much faster.
|1||Act in front of a mirror or a microphone|
|2||Act with another Sim and Cry on Demand|
|3||Perform a romantic scene with another Sim and Save an Awkward Conversation|
|4||Unlock Trouper's Looking Glass|
|5||Perform a Musical Scene|
|6||Perform an Action Scene, Act Not Bored, and Save a Boring Conversation|
|7||Perform a Horror Scene and Save an Unpleasant Conversation|
|8||Perform a Sci-Fi Scene and unlock the #Basic Microphone Stand|
|9||Perform a Comedy Scene and Act Not Embarrassed|
|10||Perform a Drama Scene and unlock a new jacket and pants|