Audition Tracking To Know Your Odds As An Actor

When I was in theater school I received all kinds of advice about auditioning. Some of it was directly actionable, like ironing your clothes, having headshots and resumes prepared, keeping your selection of monologues current. Done. When it came to knowing what your odds of getting roles or how to guage the effectiveness of headshots

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From Table Reading To Crafting An Experience

The other day I was involved in a table reading of a new play. We were sitting around the table, reading our lines, watching each others’ faces, laughing, and embodying our characters. By sharing our focus and attention together we magically conjured up this shared experience. I could not help but think about how the

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Create To Learn

I have always thought that one needs to be a masochist to be well educated.  You have to force yourself through the process of reading and acquiring information that may seem completely irrelevant.  It would seem that the creativity involved in learning is used to develop circuitous connections between your own experiences and your newly

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