When actors think about marketing, they usually see dollar signs. Sure, an essential tool like your headshots can be expensive, but once you have them, there’s plenty of ways to improve your actor marketing without spending a dime.
Social media is a double-edged sword. When wielded wisely it can help you research, network, build relationships and advance your career more quickly than ever before. When used carelessly it can make you look foolish and do your career serious harm.
What is happening when that preaudition gloom sets in? Fear. Fear of being vulnerable. Fear of rejection. Fear of not being enough. When we allow this fear to set in, we've already taken ourselves out of the equation.
Sitting on the other side of the table is something that every actor should do. It’s incredibly educational and inspirational, because frankly, you realize that while there are lots and lots of people that call themselves actors, there are a much smaller group of Actors