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Do you think and dream of a career where the an acting or modeling profession plays the main role? Yes, it is true that an acting and modeling careers are a wonderful way to make a living; it gives you satisfaction, fame and money, plus the adulation of millions of fans.
In other words, being a famous, top actor/actress means that you are successful, that you have achieved your fullest potential. However, climbing the ladder to the top is not easy in any profession. In order to be counted among the handful of superstars, you need to make your mark. How do you that? How do you achieve you dream? What can give you the best shot at this career?
Within this site you will find everything you need to get your acting and modeling career underway. If you are motivated you can go far. However the percentage of new actors, actresses, and models never make it to stardom. If you have high expectations you may set your self up for disappointment. Although if you are looking to subliment your income doing something you enjoy, than you will find success.
As a new actor it can be nerve-wracking trying to perfect your acting technique so that you don’t look and sound like a novice. In order to help those struggling with their anxiety while learning the ropes in a new trade, we have compiled this list of practical acting tips to help usher you along on this new career path.
Firstly, Acting Tips Are Not Just For Novices
Although we would like to believe that acting comes naturally to everyone, especially the seasoned pros, it is quite well known that most of the pros struggle with roles from time to time, and are often carefully choreographed by their directors, with some exceptions of course. Seeking out and using acting tips is not only… Continue reading
If you are an actor hoping to make it big or, at least, make a living out of acting it is important to learn how to ace your acting audition. By “acing” we don’t mean, get every job because that is just impossible. What we do mean is make the best impression possible, which is all you can expect of yourself, right? We’ve assembled some tips below on how you can go about acing your acting auditions – thus putting your best foot forward.
Acting Auditions Tip 1: Bring Your Resume and Head Shots
Every actor should be aware, as with any job interview, that you need your resume. This is no different. Heed our acting auditions tips: Actors are required to bring headshots so that casting… Continue reading
If you are serious about becoming an actor and really want to put your best foot forward when going out on acting auditions, then you should seriously consider devoting some time and attention to the monologue you will be using when not given a particular script to read for try-outs. Below are some tips we’ve put together to help you choose a monologue that is best for your auditions.
Don’t Choose Your Favorite Monologue for Your Acting Auditions
Have you ever watched American Idol only to see your favorite singer belt out a song that just didn’t go with their voice? The same singer when asked why they sang that particular song most often than not says, “Oh, I chose it because it’s my favorite song.” Your favorite song may… Continue reading
Contained within this rare antiquarian book is a fascinating guide for actors pertaining to the craft of creating and becoming a character, written by the father of method acting: Konstantin Stanislavski. A truly amazing and insightful book on the naturalistic approach to acting, this is a book sure to have been read by many famous actors and constitutes a veritable must-have for aspiring and seasoned actors alike. Konstantin Sergeievich Stanislavski (1863 –1938)… More >>
Product DescriptionSince the day she was scouted by a modeling agent while shopping at a London street fair when she was just nineteen, Alek Wek’s life has been nothing short of a fantasy. When she’s not the featured model in print campaigns for hip companies, or gracing the cover of Elle, she is working the runways of Paris, New York, and Milan to model for the world’s leading designers, including Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel. But nothing in her early years prepared her for the life of … More >>
Product DescriptionThis rare book contains a treatise on the subject of realism in acting, written by the creator of method acting, Konstantin Sergeievich Stanislavski. A fascinating and thoroughly valuable text written by one of the founding fathers of modern acting technique, this book is the perfect handbook for the aspiring actor or actress and constitutes a must-have for anyone interested in the subject of acting methodology. Chosen for its immense educational and historical valu… More >>
Product DescriptionThe life of a professional fashion model is a real pressure-cooker, where models are always expected to look and perform their best and often at very short notice.
For many it begins at a relatively young age where models are often thrust into the industry with little real knowledge of how to best look after their bodies. Sadly, many models often take drastic measures to try to “shape up” quickly which can frequently lead to serious eating disorders and oth… More >>