Category Archives: Acting 101

Thoughts, insights, tips, and general guidance to being a working actor.

THE FINE LINE OF ACTING ON THE LINE

Acting – being real in imaginary circumstances.  Easier said than done.  What actually is the fine line between real and imagined?  There are many circumstances in life where situations are surreal when bizarre behavior is not only accepted but celebrated. There are times when behavior seems truer than true even though it flies in the […]

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FOLLOW THROUGH: FINISH WITH A FLOURISH

I am an idea man, always have been.  Creative and innovative ideas come easy to me … I was the “daydreamer” in the classroom.  I am the king of lists, the champion of creativity and the daring dream weaver.  Another strength I have is the start… there is nothing more exciting than beginning a project […]

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ACTING LESSONS FROM JACK NICHOLSON FOR EIGHT DOLLARS A MONTH?

What if you could take acting lessons from Jack Nicholson for $8 per month ?  You can!  We live in an amazing time, at any hour of the day or night we can access a world of information.  Over the last few weeks I have watched and studied a movie a day  … three of them were […]

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The Thriving Actor: smart jobs to bolster your career

“The struggling artist.”   “The starving artist.” ” Submit your picture and resume’.”   “We need a name for this role.”  “Sorry I can’t help you on your project I’ve got to work my real job today.”   “I’m looking for a really great survival job do you know of any hiring right now?” Any […]

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