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ALL ABOUT VOICEOVERS

The world of voiceovers is a vast, impenetrable mystery to most actors, but why?  Surely, you say to yourself, the only thing I need is…a voice.  I have one of those.  What’s the big deal? The big deal might make ...

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SPEAKING OF PHONES…

This is one of those “there are no excuses for this” posts. How long would you allow mail to pile up in your home’s mailbox before emptying the box and retrieving it? Most intelligent people empty their mailboxes EVERY DAY, ...

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WHAT’S IN A NAME? PLENTY!

WHAT’S IN A NAME?  PLENTY!

10/23/14   Once upon a time… Actors changed their surnames if they were too “ethnic” or if they were unpronounceable. Actresses did not change their names every time they got married. Things change. Ethnic-sounding names are no longer considered death ...

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REALITY SOMETIMES STINKS. BEWARE!

REALITY SOMETIMES STINKS. BEWARE! Acting October 26, 2011 Ohmygawd. October is almost over and you still aren’t a star?! More to the point, you haven’t booked anything at all, even after living in Hollywood for what? six months? a year? ...

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ACTORS’ NO-BRAINER #1: LABEL YOURSELF

ACTORS’ NO-BRAINER #1: LABEL YOURSELF

ACTORS’ NO-BRAINER #1: LABEL YOURSELF Every so often, I clean up my computer’s desk top (a job I hate almost as much as I hate filing – yech!). In the process of dragging “stuff” to the trash, I invariably come ...

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PLAY REVIEWS

PLAY REVIEWS

There is a tiger in the ruins of the Baghdad Zoo when the play opens – a tiger played to his grumpy hilt by the only semi-name actor in the piece, Kenneth Tighe.

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IMPROV EXPERT ‘SPLAINS IT ALL

IMPROV EXPERT ‘SPLAINS IT ALL

What’s all this talk about improv? It’s the buzz nowadays in the acting community. It’s a must-have for auditions and something every casting director is looking for on your resume. Just listen to what Cynthia Szigeti (Improv Guru) says: “It’s ...

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TV & COMMERCIAL CD FRANCENE SELKIRK-ACKERMAN

TV & COMMERCIAL CD FRANCENE SELKIRK-ACKERMAN

Casting director FRANCENE SELKIRK-ACKERMAN comes by her interest and enthusiasm for the casting process naturally.  Originally from Astoria, New York, Francene’s father was a ukulele player in the heyday of vaudeville and her mother was pretty and talented enough to ...

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