Acting : make it your business : how to avoid mistakes and achieve success as a working actor / Paul Russell. (Text)Call no.: PN2055 .R87 2021Publication: New York, NY : Routledge, 2021Edition: 2nd edDescription: viii, 430 p. : illNotes: Reprint. Originally published: 2008. ; Includes index.ISBN: 9781138503922 (pbk.); 9781138299498 (hbk.); 1138299499; 1138503924Subject(s): Acting -- Vocational guidanceLOC classification: PN2055 | .R87 2021
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Reprint. Originally published: 2008.
Introduction: Cows and greasepaint : a journey begins -- Working actors speak out : candor and the business -- Being an actor : a tough love -- Training for the actor : tend your dreams -- The picture and résumé : an actor's business card -- Cover letters & email : covering your assets -- Actor marketing : set yourself apart from the crowd -- Auditions actors encounter : are your auditions safe? -- Audition preparation : be first, first -- Audition strategies : leaving a lasting impression -- Negotiating the contract : get it on paper -- Rejection : "thanks for coming in..." -- Agents & managers : an introduction -- Agents & managers : finding one -- Agents & managers : keeping one -- Exit lines : parting advice.
"In Acting: Make it Your Business Second Edition, award-winning casting director Paul Russell puts the power to land jobs and thrive in any medium - stage, film, TV, or the Internet - directly into the hands of the actor. This blunt and practical guide offers a wealth of advice on auditioning, marketing, and networking, combining traditional techniques with those best suited for the digital age. Well-known actors and powerful agents and managers make cameos throughout, offering newcomers and working professionals alike a clear-eyed, uncensored perspective on survival and advancement within the entertainment industry. This second edition has been updated and expanded to include: More stars of screen and stage sharing acting career strategies. Digital audition techniques for screen and stage, including how best to self-tape. New tools to master modern marketing, both digital and traditional with innovation. Expanded actor resource listings. Additional bi-coastal talent agents and managers spilling secrets for obtaining representation, and tips for successful actor-to-representation partnerships. New insights on audition techniques. An excellent resource for beginning and amateur actors, as well as students in Acting I and II, Auditions, and Business of Acting courses, Acting: Make it Your Business provides readers with invaluable tools to build a successful, long-lasting acting career"--Provided by publisher.