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Important tools for actors online

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A few actors have asked me what websites for actors I find most useful.  So I put together a very handy list just for you.  These websites offer many different tools for actors online. Clink on the link and browse through their archives for all sorts of information from acting seminars to advice from agents, casting calls and more!   Backstagehttps://www.backstage.comAn entertainment-industry…

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Working on a student film for experience and scenes for your reel- What you need to know

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Often new actors and actresses will work on student films for free in exchange for experience, a copy DVD of the movie for their reel and snacks. Working with film students is a great way to learn the ins and outs of working on movie sets.  This also gives you the advantage of meeting filmmakers in training who may have…

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How to become an actor from a small town or city

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I’m very excited to announce that I am finally finished writing my book, “Acting in Texas: A Step by Step Guide to Getting an Agent & Texas Actor’s Directory”.  While I was putting together the resource portion of my book, I realized just how lucky I am to live in this wonderful city where theater and film are not only booming…

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3 of My Favorite Blogs From BackStage

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A great way to keep yourself informed and keep growing as an actor is to read about the industry constantly.  I gathered 3 of my favorite blogs from BackStage.com that helps new actors get started.  BackStage.com constantly updates their blog so make sure to bookmark this link to stay up to date on industry news and advice.  Check out my…

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Why Do you Want to Be An Actor?

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Hi Guys, I’m here to share with you a little bit of my book that I’m writing right now.  This book was written by me for you the new actors, for the aspiring actors, and the people who want to take acting up as more than just a hobby.Check out the video and send me an e-mail Contact@NancyValdez.net or leave…

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Actors Live in a World Full of NO

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Hello, everyone. Today I wanted to check in with you because I was writing some more articles for my e-book on the business of acting in Texas and found some videos on YouTube about big Hollywood actors and how they dealt with rejection. I love listening to actors speak from Hollywood about how they got started. I always wonder how…

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Start Your Acting Career Today

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I know what it feels like to have the itchy acting bug throughout every fiber of my being (yes, I tend to be a tad dramatic) but the point is that if you are curious if acting is for you as a career or if you’ve been holding back because you don’t know what to do to get started, I…

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Acting In Film Free Lesson

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A couple of years ago I took a film acting class.  This class was exactly what I needed to have more experience in front of the camera.  I always wondered if I was offered a role, who would show me how to stand in front of the camera, how to walk, look into my partner’s eyes or not?  I didn’t…

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A Quick Guide on Acting Schools, Classes and Workshops

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If you are wondering what type of acting lessons you need to become an actor, this blog is for you.  In this blog, I go over the different types of acting classes you can take to start your acting career.   I also include a few tips to help you find the right class for you and what to do…

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