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Acting Advice

Ask Me!: Can I audition without the correct visa?

QUESTION FROM: Aidan Whytock  Hi NYC Actor, Thanks for your blog – very insightful. I’m moving to NYC from Cape Town, SA, for 3 months as I have the opportunity to take up a room there. So I’m coming over to:1. Experience a new life and have a quick change from Cape Town.2. Finish editing […]

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Acting Advice

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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Ask Me: Resume with no experience?

It’s not impossible to get signed by an agent without experience but the circumstances have to be so specific: you’re very young, you’re very connected, you’re very wealthy with an incredible piece of intellectual property (a movie, series, script, etc), and on. If you’re looking to build your resume I’d sign up for Actors Access […]

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What are your thoughts/advice for someone who is having trouble booking work?

The act of booking work is not a science. It is really a mystery. There are so many variables that go into to casting that as long as you are doing your best work when you audition you sort of have to let it all go when you leave and have faith that “what’s for […]

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