How to Be A Working Actor

How to Be A Working Actor

The Insider's Guide to Finding Jobs in Theater, Film, and Television

Book - 2008
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"The celebrated survival guide for the working actor - now completely updated and expanded with a foreword by Tony award-winning actor Joe Mantegna! Renowned for more than two decades as the most comprehensive resource for actors, How to Be a Working Actor is a must-read for achieving success in The Business. Now this "Bible of the Biz" has been completely revised and greatly expanded to address new markets, ever-changing opportunities, andthe many new ways today's actors find work. Talent manager, teacher, and career coach Mari Lyn Henry and acress, author, and spokeswoman Lynne Rogers combine their extensive skills and years of experience to cover all the essentials of how to market yourself, land roles, and manage a successful career. They also include expert advie from scores of other industry experts - well-known actors, agents, managers, casting directors, and teachers. How to Be a Working Actor is loaded with advice on how to- - put together a professional wardrobe get a head shot that brings out the real you create a resume that really works find the training to develop your talents communicate effectively with agents and managers use th
Publisher: New York : Watson-Guptill Publications, c2008
Edition: 5th ed. --
ISBN: 9780823088959
Branch Call Number: 792.02802373 Hen 8949circ 1
Characteristics: 426 p. :,ill
Additional Contributors: Rogers, Lynne


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