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For Commercials, the Product is the Star 

For Commercials, the Product is the Star You’re just a supporting character (By Jim Webb) (Photo: Lay Low | Pexels) You might have been the lead in every play you’ve ever been in…

ACTING TECHNIQUE | Identify the Moments

ACTING TECHNIQUE Identify the Moments Knowing where the moments are will give you a form and structure for your acting choices (By Jim Webb) (Photo: Alex Green | Pexels) Every scene will have…

What is Pilot Season? 

What is Pilot Season? A few notes about pilots and pilot season… (By Tonya Tannenbaum) (Photo: Rodnae Productions | Pexels) A television pilot, also referred to as simply a “pilot”, is a test…

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  • What is an Avail? 

    What is an Avail? Explaining this important, non-binding agreement (By Tonya Tannenbaum) (Photo: Andrea Piacquadio | Pexels) You (or your rep) submitted your materials in response to a breakdown. You secured an audition….

    8 Subtle Ways to Stand Out in an Audition

    8 Subtle Ways to Stand Out in an Audition You can’t look like you’re trying to stand out, while you’re trying to stand out (By Javier Guerra) (Photo: Shvets Production | Pexels) Standing…

    ACTOR STORY | “Just Show Up!” 

    ACTOR STORY “Just Show Up!” How Terry Crews became a famous actor, simply by making himself available (By Carmichael Phillips) “If you just show up, a lot of times your opportunities are there.”…

    Konstantin Stanislavski: “Live the Part”

    Konstantin Stanislavski: “Live the Part” (Arranged by Carmichael Phillips) (Konstantin Stanislavski) “In our art you must live the part every moment that you are playing it, and every time.” The following is an…

    Should Actors Get Tattoos? 

    Should Actors Get Tattoos? 5 things to consider before getting inked up (By Javier Guerra) (Photo: Abhishek Saini | Pexels) Before you get inked up, consider the fact that your decision could have a…

    5 Ways Actors Can Use Social Media 

    5 Ways Actors Can Use Social Media Get with the times. Get your acting career online! (By Carmichael Phillips) (Photo: Andrea Piacquadio | Pexels) You may not think that social media is all…

    OPINION | Same-Day Auditions Feel Disrespectful 

    OPINION  Same-Day Auditions Feel Disrespectful  Don’t they understand that we all have lives?  (The Anonymous Actor) (Photo: Andrea Piacquadio | Pexels) Now, don’t get me wrong. I’m certainly grateful for each and every…