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What Professional Auditions Are Like For A Child Actor

by TheatreNerds When we think of a child’s audition, most of us think of the “drama mamas” out there or the little girls playing Matilda on Broadway, and we become overwhelmed. Trust me, you’re not alone. This was my first

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What Does A Talent Agent, Talent Manager & Casting Director Do?

by David Petro TALENT AGENT: Obtaining a talent agent is one of the most important steps in a performer’s career. A talent agent works for a talent agency where they use their contacts to arrange auditions for the actors represented

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38 Famous Actors’ Audition Prep Tricks

Repost from Backstage.com By Stephanie Pitera | Posted Dec. 22, 2015, 1 p.m. Photo Source: Matt Sayles Preparing for an audition can be a daunting task. Luckily, some of the busiest actors in the industry spoke with Backstage this year

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4 Ways To Build YOUr Brand

by David Petro We all know businesses become successful solely through brand awareness. Branding makes us believe one product is better than others while creating a public demand. Performers’ business ad brands are themselves. You are your product and must

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The Only Way To Achieve Your New Year’s Goals

by David Petro Each New Year brings new plans, dreams, hopes and ideas. You may have goals of being on Broadway, landing a big feature film or television show or being accepted into a great college or university. In the

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College Application & Audition Deadlines

University and college application and audition deadlines are HERE! Don’t fret – as always, we are here to help! Here are the application and audition deadline dates and submission and audition instructions for The Boston Conservatory, CAP21, Carnegie Mellon, Roosevelt’s

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GO TO SCHOOL!!

Please click here for more information about BBT’s Pre-College Programs and Pre-College Auditions. Please click here for information about our private college coaching.

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Don’t Sing This Song At Your College Audition

by David Petro We all want to know “What To Do” in our college auditions. Equally important is “What NOT To Do”. Below is a list of songs you should scratch off your list, given to us by department heads

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8 Tips For Raising a Child Actor

It takes a tribe to raise an actor. I have personally seen many a young talented actors get sidelined from their dream because their parents did not have the proper education of the process. I love coaching my parents’ panels

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Math Is Hard, But I Understand One

by David Petro Susan G. Komen® recently reported that there will be 292,130 new cases of breast cancer this year. That number is staggering. I once heard the great Oprah Winfrey discuss her comprehension of the values of large numbers.

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