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Best Tips For Becoming An Actor

In the movie A League of Their Own Tom Hanks says, “If it wasn’t hard everyone would do it.” He was speaking of becoming a professional baseball player, but his words also apply to...

8 acting tips for bright eyed beginners

When it comes to acting, there are no shortcuts. Janine Hawley, associate professor of voice in the School of Drama and director of Acting Out!, UNCSA’s community actor training program, shares these acting tips...

Things Actors Should Never Do

Actors should nevr 1. Complain Cultivate a life that isn’t focused around complaining. I once watched someone agonise about choosing between two of the best acting agents in the country, almost to the point...

How to Become a Casting Director

Learn how to become a Casting Director Casting Director Job Description Summary: The Casting Director helps the production in finding all onscreen talent. Casting directors post casting calls, hold auditions, and showcase talent for...

Best Body Language Tips for Actors

Learn body language techniques to improve your chances at acting auditions. Outside of finding acting auditions, casting calls, talent agents, and managers, actors have to attend auditions and interviews to land a role. Actors...

Dance Audition Tips

Tips Prior to the Audition Train hard in every class so that you are technically ready. Focus on every exercise as if each combination were the entire class. Hear a correction only once. Apply...

10 Tips for Audition Excellence

#1 Exude professionalism the “moment you walk in the door,” says Anastasia Miller, director of dance and choreography at Clear Talent Group, a casting agency in NYC. She explains  the way you walk into...