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Ask Me!: CESD?

QUESTION FROM: Mimi How long does it take to hear back from CESD NYC after interviewing with them? Well, it all depends on how the interview went and if they felt like they could work with you. Generally, they will let you know when they meet you* – it doesn’t serve anyone to keep people […]

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Meryl Streep: The Fresh Air Interview

  Listen to the NPR Interview with Meryl Streep EnlargeKevin Winter/Getty ImagesAs of 2012, Meryl Streep holds the record for the actor with the most Academy Award nominations — her tally stands at 17. text size A A A February 6, 2012 Meryl Streep is known for completely enveloping herself in her characters, capturing their nuances, speech patterns […]

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VANESSA BRANCH « Arude Magazine

My first, published interview! I had the opportunity to interview British actress Vanessa Branch for aRrude Magazine. We talked about her background, her amazing accent skills and more… In your own words, how would you describe yourself as an actress?I’m not sure how to answer that.  I’m not sure that who I am as a […]

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Available now: Dialect Coaching!

I’m finally doing it! After many inquiries and a number of private sessions, I am now offering dialect coaching. For all your British Isles dialect needs, look no further. Check out the link at the top of the page or click on this: Dialect Coach

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Anecdotes on the job: A case for every actor to own a smart-phone and to get to your auditions EARLY!

Ironically, I just mentioned a similar scenario to this yesterday, so I’m being put to the test here! Today, I had an audition for an Australian Progressive Auto Insurance commercial. My agent told me to do an Australian accent. Fine. I can do that. I’ll swat up a bit the night before and get to […]

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