Browsing Category : Auditions

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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Get acting gigs from these websites- Casting Call Cheat Sheet

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Hi!It dawned on me that a lot of you who are new to acting in the Austin area or Texas in general, may not know where to look for legitimate casting notices.   To help you out I created a free cheat sheet that has clickable links to websites that provide casting calls from different regions in Texas.  These regions are…

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Rehearsals in the Shower?

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The other day I went to an audition for a web commercial and I was so distracted by the director I totally bombed.  He was around my age and oh-so-cute.  Had I gotten the part I wouldn’t have been able to focus and let my guard down and be as goofy as I needed to be.  It didn’t help that…

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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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Wardrobe Basics for Film Actresses

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Hello!! Sometimes it is easier for me to edit my blog when I read it aloud.  I decided to record myself reading this blog while I edit it, 1. to find my mistakes and 2. if you aren’t able to read this blog, you have the option to listen to this blog instead. 🙂  Enjoy!(Please excuse the audio quality, I…

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Monologues for Actor Auditions

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This is really awesome.  I was Googling ‘monologues’ and I seem to find the same stuff no matter how often I Google.  Until just now I was clicking around BackStage.com and found their resources page.  Et voila! Le Monologuer!  I wish I had known about this site sooner.  Anywho…I just wanted to share this with y’all in case you are…

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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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Where to Look for Casting Calls and Auditions

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Today I wanted to talk to you about having a routine for checking out new gigs online & self submission.If you already have an agent or even if you do have an agent, it is still a good idea to keep your eyes and ears open for new casting calls on the internet.  There are several places where you can find casting calls…

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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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Always Be Prepared for Auditions

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Have you ever walked out of your house without your pants on?  Well, I kind of did that once on my way to an audition.  I didn’t forget to wear my pants but I did forget to order more headshots for my upcoming audition which is kind of the same thing.Luckily for me, instead of panicking I remembered I’ve used FedEx…

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