Category Archives: Keys to Success

WHAT IS CONFIDENCE?

According to the dictionary, confidence is the belief in oneself and one’s powers or abilities. It is the belief that you are capable of doing something successfully. If you lack confidence, figure out the area that needs improvement and research … Continue reading

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HOW DO YOU GIVE BACK DURING THE HOLIDAY SEASON?

We would love to hear how you give back during the holiday season. Do you volunteer your time and energy within the community? Do you donate food to your local food bank? Do you serve food at a homeless shelter? … Continue reading

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Digital Portfolios

Many of the NYC and European agencies have gone to digital portfolios because it saves a lot of money versus printed photos. Most local agencies still use the traditional portfolios.  However, once a model gets to NYC or any other … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions!

In an effort to help you accomplish your New Year’s resolutions we suggest the following approach. Only select 2-3 resolutions and no more than that! Make sure your resolutions are realistic and can be accomplished within a reasonable time period. … Continue reading

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Is Your Wallet Overflowing?

If you are like us, we have too many credit cards, store membership cards, discount cards, airline and hotel cards, etc!  All those cards are simply too much for our wallet. We recommend cleaning out your wallet except for your … Continue reading

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Female Model’s Tote Bag

From the start of a model’s career, she must build a ‘tote bag’ and stock it with all the tools of the trade. The bag should be light weight, waterproof, large enough to hold a portfolio and have a shoulder … Continue reading

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What Does “Triple Threat” Mean For People?

A person who is talented or skilled in three different areas is regarded as a ‘triple threat’. If you can act, sing and dance, you would be a ‘triple threat’. These individuals are highly regarded in the theatre and film … Continue reading

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The Differences Between Agents And Managers

Behind every great actor is a team of people responsible for managing their business interests and each of these people serves a different but equally important role. At the forefront of this team are the agent and manager.  Many actors … Continue reading

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Actor Categories

PRINCIPAL ACTOR:  The actor who has the main role, or lead actor. CONTRACT ACTOR:  An actor who is hired for a specific period of time only. SUPPORTING ACTOR:  An actor who is not the lead actor. DAY PLAYER:  An actor … Continue reading

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How To Dress For An Acting Audition

First, consider the role for which you will audition for. Decide which clothing will complement the character but don’t dress in a costume unless you were asked to do so by your agent or casting director. This is not a … Continue reading

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