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Top 5 Absolute Best Books on Acting Business - Acting in London

Top 5 Absolute Best Books on Acting Business - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it

This is the list of top 5 best books on acting business that you should invest in. A much needed advice from agents, actors, managers and acting coaches.

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This is the list of top 5 best books on acting business that you should invest in. A much needed advice from agents, actors, managers and acting coaches.

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7 Things to Look For in Your Audition Classes - Acting in London

7 Things to Look For in Your Audition Classes - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Acting teacher Bruce Alexander provides a list of 7 things to look for in your audition classes in order to get the most out of your training.
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Acting teacher Bruce Alexander provides a list of 7 things to look for in your audition classes.

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Best Networking Tips for Actors - Acting in London

Best Networking Tips for Actors - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Networking is a skill every actor has to master! Check out some of our best networking tips for actors to use whenever the opportunity comes up.
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Here are some good #networking tips for all actors, just as the holiday season is around the corner!

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Things Actors Should Say 'No' To - Acting in London

Things Actors Should Say 'No' To - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
When you've decided to pursue this career, you knew what you're going to sacrifice for your acting dream. Stop being a burden for yourself... and read on.
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Things actors should say "no" to in order to maintain a positive outlook.

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How to Write a Cover Letter to Your Agent - Acting in London

How to Write a Cover Letter to Your Agent - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it

Composing a coherent and intelligent cover letter to your agent on the first try will allow you to avoid incommunicado sentence from that particular agent.

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Actors, for those of you struggling to write a concise and intelligent cover letter to go alongside your headshot and resume to your talent #agent, here's some advice on how to look professional:

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8 Types of Scam Artists Actors Should Beware - Acting in London

8 Types of Scam Artists Actors Should Beware - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Entertainment industry is big and there are plenty of scam artists around every corner. Learn how to spot them and not let your money down the drain.
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A list of eight most popular and important scams/scam artists that pray on actors and artists in general. Everybody needs to be aware of this!

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4 Steps to Success in Acting - Acting in London

4 Steps to Success in Acting - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
If you want to know how to achieve success in acting, try these 4 steps that are always overlooked by other actors who can never find their way in business.
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The secret system and steps you need to take towards success in acting career revealed!

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7 Tips on How to Make Connections at Film Festivals - Acting in London

7 Tips on How to Make Connections at Film Festivals - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Making connections at film festivals is a great way to build new relationships and open doors for new projects that you might be invited to.
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Some great tips and advice on networking and making connections for actors and other film/theater industry creatives.

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10 Ways to Stay Motivated - Acting in London

10 Ways to Stay Motivated - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Whenever you feel you need some inspiration, try one of these ways to stay motivated, inspired and let your creativity flow.
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Tips on how actors should maintain their levels of motivation and inspiration while pursuing the acting dream

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Quick Tips for Video Auditions - Acting in London

Quick Tips for Video Auditions - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Submitted self-taped video auditions is a regular practice right now and most casting directors prefer this method for the first round of auditions.
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Great advice on how to perfectly self-tape and record your own video audition at home.

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How to Do Voice Over for Video Games - Acting in London

How to Do Voice Over for Video Games - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Doing voice over for video games can prove to be challenging and stressful, but all voice actors agree - there's no other job they would rather do!
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See what the industry of video gaming voice over is like, and how to start doing voice acting for gaming.

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Becoming Friendly With Your Acting Representation - Acting in London

Becoming Friendly With Your Acting Representation - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Maintaining a great personal and professional relationship with your acting representation might just be the key to success in your acting career.
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Tips and advice on how to maintain a great relationship with your talent agent and keep in touch.

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What You Need When Moving to London, LA or NYC - Acting in London

What You Need When Moving to London, LA or NYC - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Before you actually start thinking about moving to London, LA or NYC, make a list of these five things that you need to accomplish before you leave home.
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Things that you're going to need before your big move to LA, NYC, London or any other major film/theater city!

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Top Secret Formula of How to Be a Successful Actor - Acting in London

Top Secret Formula of How to Be a Successful Actor - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Not everybody knows this, but the secret formula of how to be a successful actor does exist. Learn it, follow it, and you will get to where you want to be.
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Majority of ambitious people are always looking for ways to succeed in life. Whether you’re trying to be a lawyer, entrepreneur, dancer or a plumber — if you’re ambitious enough, you’ll be actively seeking for a path of success in your field. Acting is of course no different, and the question of how to be a successful actor has visited every thespian on this planet.

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3 Lessons Great Actors Learned from Sanford Meisner - Acting in London

3 Lessons Great Actors Learned from Sanford Meisner - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Here are 3 lessons great actors learned from Sanford Meisner, alongside his best quotes, words of wisdom and a video of Sandy teaching the class.
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Dear young thespians, here are three lessons from the great Sanford Meisner that sunk into the acting craft and is now part of general understanding of what truthful acting really is. If this is your first meeting with Mr Meisner, I truly hope you enjoy his words of wisdom.

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5 Books Every Actor Must Own - Acting in London

5 Books Every Actor Must Own - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Here's a list of 5 books every actor must own, or at least have read, on the subject of the acting craft and acting business.
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5 best books on acting techniques that every actor must own (or read at least once).

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6 Things to Consider When Choosing a University - Acting in London

6 Things to Consider When Choosing a University - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Here are some of the things to consider when choosing a University or College to go to when you're not studying anything related to acting or theater.
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Here are 6 things to consider when choosing a University/College course as your Plan-B to fall back on during the pursuit of your dreams.

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What Agents Are Looking for in Actors - Acting in London

What Agents Are Looking for in Actors - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Check out the list of what agents are looking for in actors in order to sign them; learn these tricks and make sure to apply them for your next meeting.
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What do talent agents want to see in #actors in order to sign them? Here are your answers.

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How to Have a Successful Agency Meeting - Acting in London

How to Have a Successful Agency Meeting - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
An agency meeting could be one of the most important steps in actors career, if they get signed. See our advice on how to make sure that you do get signed!
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Steps towards a successful agency meeting.

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How to Finance an Acting Career - Acting in London

How to Finance an Acting Career - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
A lot of actors fail in the middle of their journey due to a lack of money. Learn how to finance an acting career and avoid this obstacle on your journey.
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Some great tips and advice on how to finance your acting career and deal with all the money issues actors often have.

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How Old is Too Old to Start an Acting Career - Acting in London

How Old is Too Old to Start an Acting Career - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
Many actors at an older age believe they are too old to start an acting career. But is there such a thing as being too old to act? Let's talk about it.
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The question of how old is it too old to start an acting career gets answered

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Mailbox #2: Actors' Age and Non-English Speakers - Acting in London

Mailbox #2: Actors' Age and Non-English Speakers - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
In today's Mailbox series, we answer the questions of how old is too old to join drama school and how can non-English speakers get acting representation.
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Responding to questions about actors' age and non-English speaking #actors

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How to Approach Acting Agents - Acting in London

How to Approach Acting Agents - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
When you're trying to approach acting agents, follow these few tips on how to raise your chances of getting signed by one.
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All about which, when and how can actors approach acting agents and get meetings with them.

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How to Dedicate Your Life to Acting - Acting in London

How to Dedicate Your Life to Acting - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
When you dedicate your life to acting, you need to become a true performing warrior fighting your way through obstacles in order to reach for your dream.
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How does one completely dedicate their life to career in acting?

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Mailbox #1: Agents Asking for Money - Acting in London

Mailbox #1: Agents Asking for Money - Acting in London | Acting | Scoop.it
In today's Mailbox series, we answer the question of agents asking for money scam in great detail.
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The question of whether acting agents can ask for money in advance is being answered in this first series of mailbox articles.

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