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How To Self Tape for Auditions! 0

How To Self Tape for Auditions!

In this video, I talk about how to put yourself on tape for auditions.  Specifically, I discuss which camera, tripod, and lighting equipment I use, how much they cost, and where to buy these items....

What Has Acting Ever Done for ME????? 0

What Has Acting Ever Done for ME?????

“You cannot remedy anything by condemning it.”- Dr. Wayne W. Dyer There are those days (or for me, most commonly nights – of the 2AM tossing and turning variety) that all actors experience.  That dreaded...

YOUniquely You: Branding Yourself for Success 0

YOUniquely You: Branding Yourself for Success

“The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe.  If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened.  But no price is too high to pay...

Shooting a SAG Short: Contractually Speaking, Part II 2

Shooting a SAG Short: Contractually Speaking, Part II

In my last column, I outlined the steps a producer must follow in order to become a signatory for a SAG-AFTRA short film.  If you’ve received the “Agreement Cleared and Activated” e-mail from SAG-AFTRA, pat yourself...

Shooting a SAG Short: Contractually Speaking, Part I 1

Shooting a SAG Short: Contractually Speaking, Part I

In this second post in the series, “Shooting a SAG Short,” I’ll approach one of the most arduous tasks for the beginning filmmaker: The Contract.  I’m a proud, card-carrying member of SAG-AFTRA, and thus operating...

Shooting a SAG short: Sculpting the Script 0

Shooting a SAG short: Sculpting the Script

In my last post (I’m ashamed to say that it was a New Years’ post!), I wrote of my ambition to create my own project.  Firstly, I apologize for my woefully neglected blog.  However, I’m...

2013: Arousing the Dream 0

2013: Arousing the Dream

“It takes a lot of courage to release the familiar and seemingly secure, to embrace the new. But there is no real security in what is no longer meaningful. There is more security in the...

How To Do Your Own Make-up for Headshots and Auditions! 0

How To Do Your Own Make-up for Headshots and Auditions!

Hey guys!!  Decided it was about high-time that I got with the 21st century and introduce some vlogging to this site.  As I previously mentioned, I did my own make-up for my last two headshot...

Making Workshops Work for You 2

Making Workshops Work for You

While I’ve already written one post on workshops awhile back, I thought this was a relevant enough topic to warrant further exploration… particularly on the mistakes that well-meaning actors make while on the workshop circuit....

More Bang, Less Buck 0

More Bang, Less Buck

Friends, I apologize for my severely neglected blog!  Rest assured, I am back and ready for some intense writing to make up for my absence. Today’s topic- financing your fitness in Los Angeles.  Memberships at...