Tag Archives: Acting

You’re Fired!

This isn’t a pleasant topic, but it’s an important one to address.  Having produced over two dozen productions over the past decade I have had to use the words “You’re Fired” more than once.  I have never wanted to fire anyone, … Continue reading

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Production Team – Theatre

There are many people involved in bringing a production to life and all roles are integral to the success of your production.  Once you have a script to work with, a budget and a timeline you will need to start … Continue reading

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Marketing Materials

Once your film is in the can or your show is in rehearsals the marketing aspect of your production becomes crucial.  Strong visual imagery and a concise tag line are important for attracting people’s attention to your website, fan page and your … Continue reading

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Wardrobe Malfunction!

I’m not exactly talking about the infamous Janet Jackson moment at the Super Bowl 2004, but I sort of am…Wardrobe malfunctions happen all the time, they are not always a spectacle, but they can cause hold ups with a productions, … Continue reading

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Film Casting

  Last week I discussed how casting for Film and Theatre differ.  When casting a film production different things are taken into account then when casting like the need for recording the audition.  When working in film you want to get … Continue reading

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Theatre Casting

Casting for theatre is not the same as casting for film.  Theatre and film acting (and training) are quite different and although many actors can do both it is best understand the different requirement of each medium.  This week we will … Continue reading

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Marketing Matters

For many low budget productions simply scraping funds together for a shoot or a show is challenge enough.  There are so many expenses and things to think about just to make it to the Martini Shot or Opening Night that many … Continue reading

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