5 Ways to Turn Fear Into Positivity

Since we are on the cusp of Halloween, I thought it would be the perfect time to address fear. One simple negative thought can create overwhelming fear. This thought leads to the next, and the next thing you know, you are holding your own self as an emotional hostage....

Acting Tips from Thespian Arnold Schwarzenegger

Arnold Schwarzenegger released his memoir “Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story” this week, which details everything from his growing up with seven cats in Thal, Austria, to his plans to make “Triplets” with Eddie Murphy and Danny DeVito to his...

Self-Tape for a Quicker Audition

I just self-taped for a film a couple days ago. I’m learning that the ability to self-tape is the actor’s best friend. It’s great when you’re out of town or working regionally and need a quick way to audition. I have an iPad 2, and it’s allowed for an easy way to tape...

Scene Study Class casting director Amy Reece

ABOUT THE CLASS: Amy will bring in sides for you to prepare with a partner.  You will perform in front of the class and be given helpful redirects.  She will also be available to answer all your questions about how her office likes to work, current trends in the...

Three Tips to Improve Your Resume

1. Highlight your most impressive credits. Enhance those credits that make you salable, says Paul Doherty, partner and head of the Los Angeles division of Cunningham-Escott-Slevin-Doherty (CESD) Talent Agency. Credits should be listed in order of importance, not...