4 Mar, 2011

The Ugly of Our Trade

By |2016-10-23T17:01:11-07:00March 4th, 2011|actors, Advice, Agency, Agent, auditions, backstage, behavior, business, casting, competition, Jobs, paul russell, preparation, professionalism, Representation|0 Comments

As I promised yesterday, here it is...THE UGLY OF OUR TRADEBy: Paul RussellFrom: Backstage.comRecently I was talking to an agent regarding two actors I had brought to his/her agency. For the sake of clarity and protection of all involved, I'll name her Sue. (Why oh why do I hear Johnny Cash in the background?)Sue was [...]

25 Feb, 2011

45 Recycled Actors Who Suck

By |2016-10-23T17:01:11-07:00February 25th, 2011|actors, Advice, Agency, Agent, auditions, bob fraser, business, casting, competition, professionalism|0 Comments

By: Bob FraserFrom: TheProfessionalActor.comA while back I saw a post on one of the many groups I belong to that was touting a new website, selling ‘pages’ to actors. It was a post filled with lies, half truths and completely mad conclusions about actors and acting careers. It got me sort of angry.Here’s some of the [...]

11 Feb, 2010

Advice: Ask a Professional: A Day in Your Office

By |2016-10-23T17:01:11-07:00February 11th, 2010|actors, Advice, Agency, Agent, Internship, Jobs|0 Comments

To all my industry friends: especially those of you who are graduating seniors getting ready to head out in to the real world--this is some excellent advice for you on how you might want to get started...From Backstage.comA DAY IN YOUR OFFICEIf actors were to spend a day with you in your office, what would they learn that would [...]