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Why I Stopped Pursuing an Acting Career

Why I Stopped Pursuing an Acting Career When I was younger, I desperately wanted to be an actress. As a teenager I thought I was willing to do whatever it took to make it in the industry. As I got older, I realized this career was not as “perfect” for me as I originally thought. … Continue reading Why I Stopped Pursuing an Acting Career

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My Top 10 Favorite Movie Actors

My Favorite Movie / TV Actors Sometimes seeing an actor on a cast list is enough to convince me to invest in a movie. There are just some people that are captivating on screen and can be counted on to give a phenomenal performance in any role.  Josh Hutcherson Josh Hutcherson has been my favorite… Continue reading My Top 10 Favorite Movie Actors

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8 Simple Acting Tips to Help Begin Your Career

Acting Tips For years I tried to break into the acting industry. Though I did not get my "big break", I did succeed in booking a few jobs. Over the years, I have come up with a series of tips to take the first few steps when you are starting at the ground level. I… Continue reading 8 Simple Acting Tips to Help Begin Your Career

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Best Phone Apps for a Beginning Actor

Best Phone Apps for a Beginning Actor For a few years, I was chasing an acting career. From looking for auditions to assistance with self tapes, here are the apps I used the most. Backstage I made a blog post a few months ago about Backstage. While I did not end up renewing my membership,… Continue reading Best Phone Apps for a Beginning Actor

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5 Things to Bring to an Acting Audition

5 Things to Bring to Acting Auditions 1. Your Headshot / Resume This should be printed double sided and will have all of your contact information, work history, and your photo so casting directors remember what you look like. 2. Your script If you received a sample of the script, your sides, ahead of time,… Continue reading 5 Things to Bring to an Acting Audition

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Is Backstage Worth It?

Is Backstage Worth It? Backstage.com is one of the most popular sources of acting material online and has been around for years. Some of the material, including advice articles and interviews, are available for free. However, the ability to post jobs and auditions or to apply for auditions only become available upon paying for a… Continue reading Is Backstage Worth It?

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Things I Am Looking Forward to After Covid

Going to the movie theater. There are a couple of movie theaters open in my area with reduced hours, but the films shown are extremely limited due to the lack of filming during the pandemic. I cannot wait until midnight premieres are back for an anticipated film, complete with a line of people, buttery popcorn,… Continue reading Things I Am Looking Forward to After Covid