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#3 – Five ways to make an impression at your college audition.

Five ways to make an impression at your college audition 1.  Interesting Monologue Selection One fabulous way to stand out from the crowd is by choosing an interesting piece.  It isn’t required that you do something unexpected, but it is certainly appreciated.  Plus, it’s a conversation starter.  Maybe you found a lesser known play the panel has never heard of …

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#2 – What monologues should you do for college auditions?

This question comes up all the time and the answer is, there is no one-size-fits-all perfect monologue for college auditions.  There are, however, some tips I can offer to help you find a good one. Things to ask yourself when selecting your pieces:  How are you most likely to be cast?  What are your acting strengths?  What playwrights do you …

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Beat Boxing – The Importance of Finding the Beats in Acting

Hey Guys, here’s a great “art” post for you– How to find and use beats in acting: Have you ever had a director or teacher tell you to take “a beat” in a particular scene or monologue? You may have thought, ok, I’ll take a pause, but then did you really think about what you were taking that pause for? …

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PART 3: How to Follow Up Effectively – Getting an Internship

Hey Guys! Here is Part Three where Liz talks about exactly how to follow up effectively when requesting an internship. This guest post is by Liz Femi Wilson of Inkwell Coach. Liz helps high school students excel and ultimately get in to the college of their dreams. She has guided 100% of her students to their top college choices, including …

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PART 2: How to Request an Internship

Hey Guys! Here is Part Two where Liz talks about exactly how to Request and Internship. This guest post is by Liz Femi Wilson of Inkwell Coach. Liz helps high school students excel and ultimately get in to the college of their dreams. She has guided 100% of her students to their top college choices, including Ivy Leagues. This series …

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PART 1: Where to Find Internships – 3 Secrets to Snag an Awesome Summer Internship

Feel like your summer whizzing by fast and worried you may be missing out on something productive? This guest post is by Liz Femi Wilson of Inkwell Coach. Liz helps high school students excel and ultimately get in to the college of their dreams. She has guided 100% of her students to their top college choices, including Ivy Leagues. This …

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Can an acting performance be “too big”?

Are you concerned your performances are “too big”?  Maybe you’ve started to become conservative in your choices because of a fear of being “over the top” or too “act-y”. This is a topic that gets me fired up!!  Listen, all too often I see actors let this fear paralyze them in their preparation, creating bland, mumbly, dull performances. Boooooring! We …

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6 Awesome Websites for Actors

This is a list I find myself repeating a lot lately, so I thought perhaps many of you would find it useful as well– 6 Awesome Websites for Career-Minded Actors Casting About – Lists every union film and TV project that casts in Los Angeles and every union TV, film and theater project in New York.  You’ll also see the …

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