Yearly Archives: 2011

I GET KNOCKED DOWN BUT I GET UP AGAIN!!

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.“– Thomas Alva Edison “A man can fail many times, but he isn’t a failure till he gives up.” ANON “Eighty percent of success is showing up.” Woody Allen “I can’t imagine a person becoming a success who doesn’t give this game of life everything […]

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AT THE ZOO WATCHING PEOPLE

One of the most enjoyable and rewarding tasks I have as an Actor is to examine and study human behavior. Holiday moments provide a rich environment to not only observe and absorb a variety of characters but also view extreme emotional conditions both high and low.  Nothing like frantic mall shopping, airport holiday travel and […]

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FINDING A MENTOR TO GUIDE YOU THROUGH THE MAZE

Navigating the mysterious and confounding journey of an artistic career is not an easy task.  Even in the best of circumstances when you have a solid blueprint or plan, you have moved to a market where work is available, you continually wrk to prepare yourself for any opportunity that comes along and you have assembled […]

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TRAINING FOR YOUR ACTING CAREER: WORK OUT TO GET WORK

I use many sports, music and dance analogies in my on camera and career classes.  Each of these disciplines requires physical and mental programs and work outs for improvement and success. Acting is no different … after a day on set or stage I feel physically and emotionally exhausted.  Without the proper mental and physical […]

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KEEPING THE MAGIC: YOUR DAILY MIRACLE

The holidays are a magical time, motivating us all to be our higher selves, express our love and generousity in a way reserved just for this time of year.  If we truly tap into the wonder of the season no matter what our religous beliefs the Spirituality washes over us prompting not only a mental […]

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