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Specificity is the Key to Special Skills 

Specificity is the Key to Special Skills  Stand out by being specific with your special skills  (By Tonya Tannenbaum) (Photo: Andrea Piacquadio | Pexels) If the Special Skills section on your acting resume…

7 Ways to Do a Self-Tape Without a Reader

7 Ways to Do a Self-Tape Without a Reader For auditions that require more than one person, there are several options available when you don’t have a reliable reader (By Jim Webb) (Photo:…

ACTING TECHNIQUE | Build Chemistry Through Compliments 

ACTING TECHNIQUE  Build Chemistry Through Compliments  Compliments work in the real world and in the world of make-believe  (By Carmichael Phillips) (Photo: Leah Kelley | Pexels) One simple way to build chemistry with…

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  • Memorize Your Lines in 5 Easy Steps!

    Memorize Your Lines in 5 Easy Steps Eventually, your brain will effortlessly recall the words (By Jim Webb) (Photo: Monstera | Pexels) I can memorize lines in half the time it takes other…

    How 5 Famous Actors Build Their Character’s Backstory 

    How 5 Famous Actors Build Their Character’s Backstory  Building the life and times of your character, outside the script  (By Jim Webb) (Photo: Mason Kimbarovsky | Unsplash) Your script only offers you a…

    Daniel Day-Lewis: “I work when I feel a compelling need to do that work.” 

    Daniel Day-Lewis:  “I work when I feel a compelling need to do that work.”  (Arranged by Carmichael Phillips) (Daniel Day-Lewis) “I work when I feel a compelling need to do that work. And…

    15 Brilliant Quotes by Konstantin Stanislavski 

    15 Brilliant Quotes by Konstantin Stanislavski  Let’s explore 15 dazzling quotes about the craft of acting by Konstantin Stanislavski  (By Carmichael Phillips) (Konstantin Stanislavski) It’s impossible to quantify the number of actors who…

    What is an Audition Reader? 

    What is an Audition Reader?  Who, in an audition, plays the other characters in the scene? (By Tonya Tannenbaum) (Photo: Vanilla Bear Films | Unsplash) An audition reader is the person in an…

    Should I Put My Ethnicity on My Acting Resume? 

    Should I Put My Ethnicity on My Acting Resume?  (By AM Staff) (Photo: Shvets Production | Pexels) Do you identify yourself as being black? White? Latino? Ethnically ambiguous? Should you put that on…

    ACTOR STORY | I’m Officially Done with In-Person Auditions! 

    ACTOR STORY  I’m Officially Done with In-Person Auditions!  I hope to never have this experience again! (The Anonymous Actor) (Photo: Liza Summer | Pexels) I hope I NEVER have to go to another…