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Student: I didn't do my acting homework because…. Top Ten: 10. You only told the whole class to do the homework, you didn't personally tell me, so I thought I didn't have to. 9. I couldn't remember what the homework was even though you had me write it...

I was coaching a young actress who was auditioning for a starring role on a Disney comedy. We were coaching in a large studio and I had the camera on her in a tight close up. However, her energy was focusing on filling the entire...

Acting Tech - Film Genres by Gayla Goehl If you are auditioning for a film, you better know what GENRE it is.  I have had more than one client come in thinking they were auditioning for a drama when they were really auditioning for a comedy! What...

Sometimes in life it's important to know, "I believe that my next moment is going to be better."  This helps you overcome any personal challenges you might be going through. Sometimes in acting it's important to know, "I believe that my next moment is going to...

I like to create funny tests for all my classes and private clients to take.  I create fun little multiple choice questions like below: The backstory is: a) The part of the story at the back of the script. b) A script about people with back problems. c) A...

Conversation I had with an older teen acting student. Teen:  I really want to start booking projects. Me: What do you think is stopping you? Teen: No one believes in me. How can I book projects if no one believes in me. Me: Do you believe in your self? Teen:...