Browsing Category The Actors Voice

Lurk Then Lead

There’s a concept I’ve talked about *a lot* but never put into its own column (even though it’s a podcast episode, a pin, and a dang Googleable phrase). That’s “Lurk Then Lead.” Here’s the idea…

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New Generation of Managers

Bonalicious, I keep hearing about managers and agents who LOVE actors who self-manage and then also about reps who HATE actors who self-manage. Of course, as an un-repped actor, I’ve been self-managing to GET to…

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JFDI

At the beginning of 2015, I wrote an acronym at the top of my home office whiteboard. It’s one I find myself using more and more, not just for my own business but in helping…

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More Feedback on Just Get Better

The Actors Voice by Bonnie Gillespie week of July 27, 2015 Originally published by Actors Access at http://more.showfax.com/columns/avoice/archives/002006.html. Please support the many wonderful resources provided by the Breakdown Services family. This posting is the author’s…

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Cheap, Fast, or Good

The Actors Voice by Bonnie Gillespie week of July 27, 2015 Originally published by Actors Access at http://more.showfax.com/columns/avoice/archives/002007.html. Please support the many wonderful resources provided by the Breakdown Services family. This posting is the author’s…

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Gameshow Booking on an Acting ResumΓ©

The Actors Voice by Bonnie Gillespie week of July 20, 2015 Originally published by Actors Access at http://more.showfax.com/columns/avoice/archives/002003.html. Please support the many wonderful resources provided by the Breakdown Services family. This posting is the author’s…

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The Actor Wage Gap

This isn’t news to anyone who’s been at this acting thing for more than a minute: There’s great disparity between the “copy, credit, meals” stage of one’s career and the level at which celebs land…

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Feedback on How to Deal with Criticism

The Actors Voice by Bonnie Gillespie week of July 13, 2015 Originally published by Actors Access at http://more.showfax.com/columns/avoice/archives/002001.html. Please support the many wonderful resources provided by the Breakdown Services family. This posting is the author’s…

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Strength, Flexibility, and Grace

The Actors Voice by Bonnie Gillespie week of July 13, 2015 Originally published by Actors Access at http://more.showfax.com/columns/avoice/archives/002002.html. Please support the many wonderful resources provided by the Breakdown Services family. This posting is the author’s…

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Gift of Fear

My email address is on my IMDb profile and occasionally I’ll get “fan mail.” What is my responsibility to answer when maybe they’re not just fans but possibly pervs? There’s an older man who has…

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