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Actors, 2 Essential Tools for Powerful Film Performances
Acting 23rd May 2016
The learning curve when making the transition from film and television can be steep. The two are vastly different mediums and have separate technical issues and challenges.
Backstage Experts Answer: How Can Actors Be Discovered?
Acting 20th May 2016

acting, acting advice, audition advice

While some people want to believe you can be “discovered” and thrown into a starring role the next day, any working actor knows it’s not that easy. This career takes hard work and determination!
1 Way to Deliver a Job-Getting Audition
Acting 16th May 2016
In a callback situation, there is often little separating the handful of actors in the session. So who gets the job?
Actors, Your Essential Social Media Checklist
Acting 11th May 2016
Social media is an effective free tool for helping actors accelerate their careers. However, it can also be confusing and time consuming.
Actors, 3 Ways to Find Your Courage
Acting 9th May 2016
Making courageous choices comes from the heart first. Emotional actions are motivated by your gut, not by your head.
'Painting With Faces': Trade Secrets from Legendary Casting Directors
Acting 4th May 2016
Great casting is like finding a great relationship: it involves a rare synergy that often can't be described in words. Sometimes, you get it on the first try; other times, it takes 15,000 rejections to find the right one.
Actors. 6 Tips for Moving Past Perfectionism
Acting 3rd May 2016

acting, acting advice, audition advice

Here are six easy steps to help you through the “perfectionism trap” and just work.
Actors, 8 Tips for a Successful Voiceover Slate
Acting 29th Apr 2016
If the casting director is the gateway to a booking, then your slate is the very first step through the voiceover casting gate. There are lots of rumors and opinions out there about exactly how to slate.
6 Tips for Learning Your Best Camera Angles
Acting 28th Apr 2016
Camera technique is as much a part of great camera acting as any of your other acting tools (voice, body, props, backstory, objective beats, creating your reality).
Actors. 10 Qualities You Need to Book the Job
Acting 25th Apr 2016
So what exactly makes an actor castable? That’s easy, right? It’s an actor who is talented and can act whatever part they are given. Not exactly.