Category: Acting Advice Columns

Do You Feel Like You’re Not Getting Enough Auditions or Callbacks?

In order to maximize your efficiency in booking roles, monitoring your figures is essential.

Audition Etiquette: Some Do’s and Don’t

Having been to quite a few auditions & listened to a lot of Casting Directors, actress Sharon Spink has a list of etiquette rules when it comes to auditions.

21 Ways to Find Acting Work Without an Agent

Never wait for opportunities to come to you or for that one magic person to come and make your career.

How to Harness Your Twitter Power

This is not going to happen overnight but as part of your marketing strategy it can have a big impact on your career.

Have You Ever Had Someone Tell You That You’re Not Good Enough?

Other people will have their own beliefs and opinions, and do you know what? That’s fine.

From Acting Studio to TV Studio: Making the Transition from Training to Working!

Here are 6 guidelines that will help take the mystery out of launching your career

12 Answers to Important Questions About Your Acting Career

Gwyn Gilliss answers questions questions about agents, classes, headshots and more!

18 Ways to Self-Tape Like a Pro!

Not everyone likes to record them however, but as with anything, the more you practice, the more confident you will become with it.

Actors: Embrace Self-Tape Auditions!

Actor Tony Gibbons on the reason why you should love self-taped auditions.

How to Rock That Commercial Audition!

Here are five tips to help you smash that next commercial audition.

How to Pick Yourself Up When You Have Post Show or Filming Blues

Here’s what to do to pick yourself up again.

4 Ways to Make Your Own Luck

Keeping yourself prepared is one significant way to make sure that luck is on your side.

You Weren’t Born to Blend In: How to Stand Out As an Actor

There is a crazy amount of actors out there, BUT THERE IS ONLY ONE YOU!

What To Do When the People Around You Aren’t Supportive

All you want is some encouragement. A simple “I believe in you” or even just a “well done” would mean the world.

How to Win At the Headshot Game

Your headshot needs to capture you. Your unique personality and how you’re castable.

How to Write a Winning Actor Cover Letter

Your marketing materials are top quality and up to date. Now you need a winning cover letter to go with your application.

Seven Tips For Raising A Child Actor

What’s the best advice for handling everything that comes with raising a child actor?

How to Write Your Actor’s Bio

An actor’s bio is simply a summary of your career.

What Should You Write To Casting Directors?

If you are ready to get on the radar of the casting directors and are willing to do what it takes, read on and take action.

Finding Happiness as an Actor

Success and happiness come to us when we remove our egos and focus on our effort and to do the work