Acting Information and Resources

How I Book Commercials

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I’ve booked more advertising gigs than any other type of acting work. I don’t know what that says about my face, my acting, or my agent...

Running an Acting Class for Adults

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Running an acting class for adults comes with it’s own unique challenges. Adults have baggage that kids don’t have. And that’s perfectly normal. Some adult students I have taught want to tell you everything about...

5 Ways to be a Better Acting Teacher

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Have Fun Fun is contagious. If you want your students to have an awesome time in your class, enjoy yourself! There is absolutely nothing worse than being taught by someone who isn’t present. Even if...

There Is No Perfect

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This week I have had two fascinating conversations about perfection. Both of the conversations were with industry professionals, one an actor, the other a casting director. The actor holds a fierce belief that actors can...

The Importance of Mischief

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Acting is about playing. Playing a role. Telling a story. Entertaining an audience; Making them laugh, or cry, and hopefully both. You have a script, a stage, an audience of strangers and a cast of...