When actors go into an audition room, they incorrectly think they’re the only ones who feel insecure.
An overlooked facet of an actor’s audition preparation is how they put together the sides of their monologue or scene
All victories are born out of your challenges and they are essential in order for us to fulfill our potential
The question every actor eventually asks themselves!
Just because you’re acting in a play doesn’t mean you can just kick back and enjoy yourself
It’s not an easy job because the ego wants to get in there and take credit, or lay blame, or excuse, or rationalize, or defend, or judge.
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How do we stand in the place where desire must meet with action and find peace?
The only way you’re going to get to where you want to go is to keep going
As if understanding the concepts of self-promotion weren’t hard enough, actors have at least three additional problems to surmount
When we covet another person’s journey, we think if only we had what they had our life would be more fun. Or more exciting. Or more magical.
Actors know that they are not going to book every job auditioned for, but they also know that a huge part of the game is showing up
Your challenges are not unique to you, so, what makes YOU different from the thousands of working actors?
Here’s a simple strategy outlining how you can become known by casting directors by utilizing workshops
You don’t get what you wish for in life. You get what you believe. And sometimes, our beliefs need a little bit of encouragement
When preparing your audition it is important to find out where it will take place and how that may influence your performance
Are you reachable? Do you really think that an industry professional will stay interested if they have to track you down?
By passionately committing to something with extraordinary action, you usher into motion a whole cause-and-effect universe
There are only a few reasons why anyone gets booked on a commercial: Your look!
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One of the simplest and most effective ways to accomplish your goals is to rely on an accountability partner
How many times do you say “no” without even realizing it? Every time you complain. Every time you gossip. Every time you doubt. And yes, every time you actually say “no” to things.
Whether it’s meeting an agent or manager, auditioning for producers, or just networking at a bar, you’re talking about your career. And, of course, the infamous question always arises: “Tell me a little bit about yourself?”
Making Excuses: or What Keeps Us from Being Accountable
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