Acting From All Angles

What Do Branding and Tinder Have To Do With Each Other?

What is “branding” for the actor? And how can it help you get more roles? Watch this video and get the low down. We’ve talked about “type” before, now let’s see how to brand that type and get those casting directors to “swipe right” when they see your sweet mug smiling at them from a headshot!

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Acting From All Angles

What “Type” Are You?

Learn the Five Criteria for “Type” so you can figure out yours. Knowing your type as an actor can help you be more bookable, especially when you’re just starting out. Watch the video and get some great pointers to help you along your way.

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Craft

Verbs – Let Tim Blake Nelson Tell You How To Do Them

You know what they are. You learned the term back in first grade, or was it second grade? They’re action words. Right. But do you know how valuable they can be to acting? Well, let me tell you. First of all, we use active verbs in acting. Verbs you can do to somebody else and (hopefully) get a reaction out of them. Examples: tickle, accompany, poke, etc.

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The Weight Wait – (Does the way you FEEL about your appearance hold you back?)

The Weight Wait – Does the way you FEEL about your appearance hold you back? Do you feel like you have to look perfect before you can dive into your career? Do you think you’re too short, or tall, or don’t like your nose or wish you could lose X amount of weight, or don’t like your skin, eye, hair color? Watch this video and learn how to kick this dream-crushing mentality to the curb.

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Acting From All Angles

Preparing for a Shoot

What exactly does it take to get ready for a film shoot? Watch this video and find out—from actor’s prep to director’s planning. And then, go make your own films

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Acting From All Angles

Content Creation

Tired of not being cast? Make your own stuff! It’s not as difficult as it seems. Watch the video, get some ideas, and go win that Oscar!  

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Acting From All Angles

Happy 3rd Birthday AIA

Actors In Action is 3 years old! Watch the video and witness the journey of its evolution from one class of six students to the fastest growing acting studio around.

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Acting From All Angles

Being In The Moment

If you’re an actor you hear it all the time, “be in the moment”. But what exactly does that mean? Personally it took me forever to figure it out. You

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Acting From All Angles

AESOP Pilot – The Rough Cut

The director and creator (your’s truly) of AESOP—a post apocalyptic medieval series starring a high-functioning autistic boy—talks about her journey of putting the film together. Could this be the answer

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Acting and Bull Riding

What does the world’s most dangerous sport have to do with acting? You’d be surprised—and no, it’s not that auditioning sometimes feels like your riding on the back of a

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Acting From All Angles

How Committed Are You?

Acting takes commitment—just like anything else really worthwhile. Before you venture down this daunting road of an acting career or continue on it, you might want to assess if it’s

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Acting From All Angles

Movement and Intention

Acting is all about your intention (what you want). And that intention must be married to your movement (what you are doing). Check out this video to see this concept

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