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Jan 25, 2017

Body language

I'm attempting to be natural in scene but I find it so hard in letting the character through. Never sure how to move my hands or body because it doesn't

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Jan 12, 2017

Writer character bio versus actor character bio

QUESTION: I am not an actor. Studying how actors prepare their craft, I am left with a question regarding character development. As a writer, I have

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Dec 31, 2016

Please Help!!! Daughter wants to act but no place here

QUESTION: I have a 11 year old daughter that says she wants to be an actress like Emma Watson. The problem is there are no places that are close enough

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Aug 10, 2016

Listing Genderblind Casting On Resume

QUESTION: I'm an amateur actress who was recently in a small production of a popular musical. The musical featured gender blind casting, and I was cast

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Aug 01, 2016

My daughter's dream

QUESTION: Hi my name is Michelle Sheard I have a 12 year old daughter that always says she wants to act we live in Redlands California she even wants

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Apr 22, 2016

The advantage of becoming an Extra

QUESTION: Dear Acting-school-stop, First of all thank you for all the information you gave me. It is an amazing opportunity for any young actor who dreams

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Apr 15, 2016

What If You Cannot Pay for your Child Acting Career

QUESTION: What if you know your child has an extreme amount of talent, like across the board, not just because shes my kid. I mean, looks, voice and talent

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Feb 26, 2016

Juliet, Romeo and Juliet

JULIET Shall I speak ill of him that is my husband? Ah, poor my lord, what tongue shall smooth thy name, When I, thy three hours' wife, have mangled it?

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Feb 18, 2016

Acting in Front of Others

QUESTION: I am taking some acting lessons, but lose my confidence when acting in front of others, although when am alone I can act very well. Please help.

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Feb 02, 2016

Ready Aim Aim

Hi Darcy, Thanks for sharing your work. You have a great quality about you, a good delivery and a natural instinct about the text! Here are a few

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Jan 21, 2016


QUESTION: I am a post graduate in Retail & Marketing, carrying an experience of 6 month as sales manager. I am very much interested to work on commercial


Jan 08, 2016

Next Step after Getting Headshot and Acting Resume

QUESTION: When I have put together my headshot and resume do I post it to the agency or email it to them and if I ever do get an audition will they give

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Jan 08, 2016

Beginning Acting as an older adult

QUESTION: I am a 65 year old male. Probably like others I did acting in my teens but then got caught up with career and family. Is it too late to try

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Jan 08, 2016

How to Get an Acting Agent

Where to find acting agents and talent managers and how to get them to notice you.

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Jan 07, 2016

How to Find Auditions

How to find auditions by doing what talent agencies do.

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