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So… tell me about yourself.

One of my favorite things about working with actors and other creatives is helping ’em get down with one of my favorite things to do: Answer the prompt, “So… tell me about yourself!” Seriously, I…

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Why You Should Always Keep Sides in Hand

Okay. So in the amazing and totally free OMG-it-turns-out-to-be-as-valuable-as-any-acting-class-you’ve-ever-taken 30-Day Self-Tape Challenge we run as a part of the Self-Management for Actors world on Facebook, a lovely actor sharing one of her brilliant self-tapes talked…

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How to Get an Agent

Woo hoo! This is an hour PLUS of watching, but if you’re an actor who is on the hunt for an agent, I walk you through the entire process of not just submitting to an…

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Selling to the Pain

I was Montessori educated starting at the age of 30 months. Do they still measure age in months at that point? I never know when they stop using months and start using years. Whatever. I…

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Why Formulas Don’t Work (for Long)

Let's talk about why formulas don't work for long. We're innovators. We're creators. We're dealing with buyers who are looking to populate their storytelling landscape with our brilliance. All that. And as soon as something…

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2016 6W2LA Scholarship Winner!

Thank you to everyone who submitted a vid application to our Six Weeks To LA scholarship contest! We are so inspired by your stories, your drive, and your commitment to your dreams! THANK YOU for…

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