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don’t let the nerves win.
If you come into audition for me, and you’re so nervous that you…Read more.
getting an audition is not just a step on the way
I’ve noticed that many people tend to think of an audition as a…Read more.
Being off-book is ideal. Being off-book is what I want to see, when…Read more.
headshots – starting out
Ah, the long-lamented, woefully redundant, ever-exacerbated topic – headshots. Much like online dating…Read more.
hey sexy… 😉
It drives me insane when a creative team says they want someone who…Read more.
is it possible to get a job with nothing on your resume
It’s a common fear among developing actors, that a fleshed-out resume is what…Read more.
is it possible to get in the room with nothing on your resume
As I’ve mentioned, it’s a common fear among developing actors, that existing credits…Read more.
keep in mind the character isn’t yours
I know when you find a character who really speaks to you, and…Read more.
knowing your look
I’m a very judge-y person. I don’t deny it – it’s partly my…Read more.
lightning prep guide
It’s difficult, to be an auditioning actor these days, with the pace of…Read more.
lightning prep guide – example
Before we start – there is no outlet for this monologue, as it…Read more.
new year, new rules
It’s a new year, and with the entire world in constant turmoil, every…Read more.
no one gets everything they want
In light of our society’s pursuit of constant happiness, I wanted to address…Read more.
The speed of the dialogue in a scene is difficult to nail down.…Read more.
self tape guidelines
In an increasingly digital world, in which we’re able to live and work…Read more.
self tape guidelines – addendum
Please, for the love of anything you hold sacred – don’t get naked…Read more.
so you didn’t get the role – 1 of 4
So you didn’t get the role – and you don’t know why. …Read more.
so you didn’t get the role – 2 of 4
So you didn’t get the role – because you’re not the right ‘fit’…Read more.
so you didn’t get the role – 3 of 4
So you didn’t get the role – why couldn’t I just tell you…Read more.
so you didn’t get the role – 4 of 4
So you didn’t get the role – and it just plain sucks. …Read more.
social media for an actor
I’ve been asked this question a lot in recent months, so let’s discuss…Read more.
take a note from MMA
In auditioning fighters and wrestlers who are transitioning into actors, I’ve noticed a…Read more.
theater to film and back again
Having discussed this a few times over the past weeks, I’d like to…Read more.
to the actors not based in LA
Hello. Hi. I see you. I know you exist. We all know you…Read more.
what I can’t do for you
The purpose of this isn’t to tell you the class to take, the…Read more.