If you’ve booked an acting role, you may be wondering what all you can be compensated for in addition to your hourly pay that your signed up for when you took the booking. You’ll want to make sure you save receipts and/or keep a running list of expenses in a spreadsheet, especially if you’re told that you will be able to claim additional expenses. Here are a a few tips to make sure you’re getting everything you can from your gig.
The entertainment industry never sleeps. And, if you’re in the prime of your career, you may be feeling overwhelmed with work. While this is a great problem to have, burning yourself out is never a good thing. To ensure you find some balance, you should make a conscious effort to disconnect between gigs long enough to refuel. Here are some ways to do just that.
You’ve decided you really want to make it big in television and you have an idea of which direction you’d like to head, but you may not know about all of the opportunities that are available to you. Like what are some of the longevity opportunities that might surface if you don’t decide you want to star in a sitcom and stick with it for many seasons. This is why it’s a good idea to understand the different types of television opportunities that are out there and get the full picture before you proceed.
These days it is especially important to market yourself online, and a big part of doing this includes branding yourself on as many social media channels as possible to maximize exposure. There are other ways in which you can maximize your reach, too. Here’s a few tips for boosting your social media presence.
Being a successful actor takes determination and fortitude to continually learn along the way. There’s an ongoing learning curve in the entertainment industry and there is an endless amount of knowledge to be had. It’s best to never get too settled. Here are a few ways to continue to improve your acting skills and grow your career so you will always show up with your A-game.
Anxiety is scary. Not only if you want to be the world’s best actor or actress, but in general. It can give you panic attacks and cause you to freeze and forget your lines when you need to be on point the most. If you want to make it in the entertainment world, you’ll need to come up with strategies to manage your anxiety. Here are a few tips for doing just that.
Memorizing lines can be challenging for many actors. And yet, there are a few tricks to the trade that can help you memorize more quickly if you’ve landed a gig and are given a script. The process may seem daunting at first, but practice makes perfect!
Entertainment is a who’s who industry. You’ll want to work on connecting with the right people and doing so quickly so you can get your career off and running as soon as possible. There are many ways to expand your reach, both online and off. Here are a few tips for getting connected and making a name for yourself.