Headshot How-To

GET READY FOR YOUR CLOSE UP AOS student Charlotte Trembath Headshots are worlds away from your average school pictures or your typical selfie. How often do you take those duck-faced photos into job interviews? Never. But as an actor or performer, your headshot is your money maker. It’s as important, if not more so, than…

Stage Versus Screen

DIFFERENT STROKES FOR DIFFERENT FOLKS PHOTO COURTESY OF PIXABAY If an actor does a monologue, and no one’s there to film it, does it make a sound? On one side of the studio, an instructor records and coaches a student through her taped audition for a television series. On another side of the studio, a student…

Handling Rejection… Time After Time

TURN-DOWN SERVICE PHOTO COURTESY OF PIXABAY Your palms are sweating. Do you remember your lines? Oh gosh, this shirt… you should have worn the green one. Oh no… they called your name. Here goes. You go in… “Hey, how’s it going”… They stare… you perform your monologue… “Thanks for having me”… WHEW! You’re done! As nerve-wracking…

A Magical Start to an Acting Career

Photo courtesy of tumblr In honor of our Little Mermaid Jr. auditions here at Acting Out Studio, we decided to explore the magical roles and lives of Disney princess. It’s an easy assumption that every girl has dreamed of wearing one of these gowns at one time or another, and many of these young ladies…