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In the realm of acting, the significance of silence is frequently disregarded. Numerous actors prioritize their spoken lines, conveyed emotions, and physical gestures. Nevertheless, the potential of silence should not be underestimated. Skillfully employing moments of silence can elevate a ...
Sustaining Longevity in Acting Careers

It’s no secret that the entertainment industry is highly competitive. For actors, sustaining longevity in their careers can often feel like traversing a tightrope while juggling flaming bowling pins. However, fear not! In this article, we will delve into the ...
Anissa Felix. Photo Credit: Austin Morales

Anissa Felix, who you can catch on Netflix’s Survival of the Thickest, gave us an in-depth look at how her professional life has impacted her personal life. You’ll also find valuable advice as to how she approaches auditions, characters and ...
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Ah, the magic of movies! The magic of the silver screen goes beyond just entertaining us with heart-pounding action and touching emotional moments. It leaves an unforgettable imprint on our shared memories, creating iconic scenes that are more than just ...
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Hey there, fellow actors and aspiring thespians! Have you ever wondered what makes a truly remarkable performance? Is it the perfect delivery of lines? The ability to immerse yourself in a character’s world? Well, buckle up because we’re about to ...
NYCastings-Harnessing-Confidence-without-Succumbing-to-Ego-as-an-Actor

Not to sound cliché, but hey, I’m being cliché — it’s important to understand the fine line that separates having an ego from being confident. While confidence can propel actors to new heights, an unchecked ego can hinder growth and ...
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East Coast vs. West Coast. Oh, boy, here we go! The entertainment industry in the United States is dominated by New York and California. Despite providing actors with varied opportunities, these states have unique qualities that differentiate them. This piece ...
James Price - The Acting Studio - New York

In the realm of theater and the performing arts, the names of iconic actors shine brightly, leaving an indelible mark on the stage and screen. Behind the scenes, however, lie the visionary individuals who shape and nurture these stars, enabling ...
Breathing Life into History: The World of Historical Reenactments and the Actors Who Make it Possible

The world of historical reenactments is a captivating way to transport audiences to significant moments in history and provide a tangible connection to bygone eras. Actors who specialize in reenactments of past events are at the heart of these immersive ...
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Children’s theater is a vibrant part of the performing arts world, focusing on creating theatrical experiences specifically designed for young audiences. It demands a unique set of skills from actors, including the ability to engage, entertain, and inspire children through ...
Bozo the Clown and Pipo de Clown

For centuries, audiences have been captivated by the ancient and intriguing art form of clowning. A well-crafted clown character is the key to a successful performance, as it goes beyond mere makeup and costumes to create a special connection with ...
James Gandolfini in The Sopranos

There are countless opportunities for performers to embody a diverse range of characters. However, many actors find themselves stuck in the confines of typecasting and stereotypes. Breaking free from these limitations and expanding one’s range is a crucial pursuit for ...
Role-Playing Has Healing Powers

The field of therapy has expanded to embrace diverse and alternative approaches that recognize the profound impact of creativity, expression and self-discovery on emotional well-being. One such approach gaining recognition is acting as therapy, harnessing the power of performance to ...
emotional resilience

Child actors must develop emotional resilience to cope with the ups and downs of their careers. They can achieve this by comprehending the nature of triumph and disappointment, fostering a positive mindset, establishing a supportive community, expressing emotions through creative ...
parental involvement

When it comes to children in show business, parental involvement is crucial for their success and well-being. However, finding the right balance between being an advocate and being overbearing can be challenging. While parental guidance is essential for navigating the ...
Set Etiquette

Being a child actor comes with the responsibility of maintaining professional conduct both on and off the set. Proper set etiquette and on-set behavior are expected for kids to thrive in the industry while fostering positive relationships with cast and ...
Aidan Wojtak-Hissong. Photo by Paula Tizzard.

At age 16, Aidan Wojtak-Hissong has already established himself as a rising star, and his latest role in the film adaptation of Judy Blume’s novel, Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret, is further proof of his talent. Are You ...
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Katherine Kupferer, who plays Gretchen Potter in the film adaption of the Judy Blume book Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret, has brought to life one of the most cherished characters from the pages of this iconic coming-of-age story. ...
Ashlei Sharpe Chestnut. Photo Courtesy of Viacom & CBS.

Welcome to an exclusive DirectSubmit NYCastings interview with Ashlei Sharpe Chestnut, the actress who has made her mark on the iconic series Star Trek: Picard. We had the privilege of delving into Ashlei’s journey, from her initial introduction to the ...
Simms May. Photo by Kenneth Dolin.

Simms May, a budding child actor, has recently left his mark on the big screen with his portrayal of the goofy kid, Norman Fisher, in the film adaptation of Judy Blume’s novel, Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret. At ...