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Audition “Tips & Quips” VIDEO with Mae Ross

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Audition “Tips & Quips” VIDEO with Mae Ross

   Audition tips Video with Mae Ross. Watch this video  and use our audition tips to make your performance pop! In “commercial-land” all your problems are solved! When you use the advertiser’s product great things happen and your life gets better.  You not only look good but you get the guy or the girl.  You get the shiny new car and so on. So, remember to have fun with the copy and show the revelation that happens after you use the product. How do you feel once you have used the product, clean, well-fed,...

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Expert Commercial Audition Tips with Mae Ross

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Expert Commercial Audition Tips with Mae Ross

  Expert Commercial Audition Tips with Mae Ross In this VIDEO we share expert commercial audition tips. In fact Ron, who is one of 3-2-1 Acting Studios acting teachers has starred in over 50 National spots. As for me, I have acted in over 30 TV commercials.  With our years of experience we have become experts in commercial acting techniques. If you want to  stand out at your next commercial audition use the following valuable tips: 1. Look at others while they slate. Build a relationship with your partner and others in the scene....

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How to be your talent agent’s best client

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How to be your talent agent’s best client

  What Parents and Young Actors Should Know About the Agent/Talent Relationship and How to be your talent agent’s best client. Use these tips. Agents Love Parents and Actors Who: • Are always REACHABLE within an hour by phone, text or email. • Within 2 hours (of an audition notice) confirm the date & time of auditions in the manner the agent has requested. • Can find their own directions. Have a GPS. • Commit and stick to the audition time. • Arrive 15 minutes early to auditions! • Do not MISS auditions! •...

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How Commercial Child Actors Hold Products

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How Commercial Child Actors Hold Products

  How Commercial Child Actors Hold Products VIDEO Part of being a professional actor is learning how to deal with props. Especially in commercial auditions, it’s important to know exactly how to handle a product. However, it is much easier said than done. You would be surprised to find how the slightest of hesitation can throw off the most seasoned of actors. Second guessing yourself during an audition only leads others to do the same. So, at our acting school, Ms. Mae helps each student get comfortable with this skill....

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Safeguards on set for the child actor. What parents need to know

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Safeguards on set for the child actor. What parents need to know

Safeguards On Set for the Child Actor. What parents need to know. Whether it be on a movie, commercial or TV show, what are the safety rules to better protect your child?  There are safeguards in place for your child actor. Here is what parents need to know.  New Law When my son was in the biz, there wasn’t the AB1660 law to protect children. This law requires that professionals who work with your child closely, agents, managers, studio teachers, photographers must get finger printed. So a through background check is done. This is...

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Tongue Twisters for Young Actors

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Tongue Twisters for Young Actors

At our acting school, we make sure our students walk into every audition as prepared as possible. Part of that is being comfortable with commercial copy. Catchy slogans littered with alliterations are what advertisers use to make their product stand out from the rest. This can be tricky for young actors. And, that is where tongue twisters can be put to good use. Truly, warming up your facial muscles to speak clearly is a great way to get in the zone before commercial auditions. Also, recitation and repetition are a great way to harness...

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Kids Acting School Cue Card Technique

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Kids Acting School Cue Card Technique

    Cue Card Technique At our kids acting school, our students are prepared for anything that happens in an audition room. When going out on commercial auditions, it’s important to be comfortable working with a cue card. Here is how it works. After you arrive and sign in, you will be able to look at the commercial copy. This is the time to prepare yourself by getting comfortable saying the words on the page. Reciting the script softly to yourself can help with memorization, and makes you feel confident and prepared. Or just go...

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Perform for Award-Winning Actor Director John Walcutt

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Perform for Award-Winning Actor Director John Walcutt

Award Winning Actor Director John Walcutt wants to see you perform!     Would you like to perform for an award winning actor/director? Well, here is your chance. Attend our acting school in Los Angeles before Jan 28, 2017. Come to acting class and get the script you will perform for John Walcutt.  It’s a good idea to RSVP by calling 818-248-5602 or emailing [email protected] We have limited space. Newcomers your first class is FREE so come on in and join us! So how did John become an award winning actor...

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How Film Actors Match Shots

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How Film Actors Match Shots

    Just as stage actors need to learn the rules of the stage, film actors need to learn the rules of working on camera. First, it’s imperative to understand exactly what the camera is doing to give the  best performance possible. In the video above, featuring renown actor and coach at our Los Angeles Acting School, John Walcutt, we discuss what “matching shots” means for actors. First, let’s start with the basics. What is Coverage?  Coverage refers to the different angles and shot set ups needed to...

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How to Perform Commercials like a Professional Actor!

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How to Perform Commercials like a Professional Actor!

  Of course you want to perform commercials professional actor! Let’s say you just got cast in a commercial. Congratulations! Wonderful. And let’s say it’s one of the first ones you have booked. You feel good. You feel pretty confident. After all, your audition went great! Just in case you are a bit nervous, when the shoot day arrives, here are 8 tips to help you successfully perform like a seasoned professional actor: Personality Bring it. They liked you the way you were at the audition. You are lucky that you can...

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