Time to pull back the curtain and really find out how to do your best work! Acting secrets revealed is a no nonsense discussion about auditions and script analysis that will set you apart! Jeffrey opens up about over thinking, over working and, not trusting your choices. C'mon and celebrate over 30 thousand downloads of this "Podio"...podcast video with Jeffrey!
When you "frame your shot" you know to make sure you are in good camera position. Headroom, Eye line and distance from the lens are all important decisions. As a metaphor, frame your shot has to do with looking at your career with a different point of view and re-think your aspirations. Both literal and metaphorical points of view are brought to life with Jeffrey in this episode. Practical, insightful and important information for everyone trying to make sense of it all! Please check out the YouTube channell and consider being a subscriber, leaving a review and supporting this podcast.
This week, Jeffrey answers listener/viewer questions about acting and the business of show. Make sure you subscribe and check out the YouTube channel. This podcast is all about trying to offer solid advice with an easy conversational approach...and some fun! Help spread the word. Over 30 thousand downloads and counting, thanks to you!
How do you deal with the constant barrage of awful news and challenging politics? How do you justify your dream of having an acting career with Covid 19 around you? Don't you just hate it when someone tells you to just, "Lighten up!"? Jeffrey takes on these questions and more in this episode. Please check us out on the website
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Your authentic self is a foundation for any character you are playing. Jeffrey explores the many facets of "your story" and your character's "story" in this insightful episode. Grow into the actor you want to become by learning how you work! You're going to love this....Thanks for checking us out on YouTube and visiting www.castingactorscast.com for more (and a free book!)
We take a "second look" in the form of a comment from a viewer/listener about last week's podcast on Resilience. Next a second look refers to some tips and suggestion about a callback for theatre, film and television from Jeffrey. A really thoughtful exploration on what it means to have a "second Look"! Please like, share and subscribe and show your support.
So how do you handle difficult situations. What do you with adversity? The word for today is resilience.
the ability to bounce back from difficult challenges and negativity.
Stick around as we analyze what it is to be resilient on this episode of Casting Actors Cast.
You possess an amazing power. It really is your greatest power both as an actor and as a person. In fact this great power is seldom thought of but always there waiting for you. What is this amazing tool for success? You'll find out on this episode called Casting Actors Cast. Please subscribe to the YouTube channel of Casting Actors Cast and visit www.castingactorscast for more!
Jeffrey is celebrating 2 years of Casting Acting Actors Cast by asking the question, "Whats Next?" Listener's question about musical auditions on Zoom, finding ways to stay creative and answers to perhaps your most challenging question as an actor. All in this episode! Please get your free book at www.castingactorscast.com by filling in the talent form and be sure to check us out on YouTube...Casting Actors Cast channel!
During our quarantine from the Corona virus, there have been many questions you've wanted answers to. Jeffrey takes your top 5 questions and gives you his best take on the answers. Find out what the most asked question is and then get the answer! As always, find out more at www.castingactorscast.com or email Jeffrey at firstname.lastname@example.org
Actors are using the Zoom platform for their auditions and classes. Find out the common mistakes actors make using Zoom. There are several fixes, ideas and positive remedy's that will put you ahead of the rest. Jeffrey spells it all out in a clear, concise way so you can bloom....with Zoom? www.castingactorscast.com and Casting Actors Cast on YouTube!
Trying to figure out a plan for getting/holding an agent or manager right now is a real challenge. Jeffrey lays out some thoughts for you to consider during this strange time. Why you shouldn't panic is the first step. Understanding how the business will change to your benefit is the next in a series of Action Steps you can take. Please let Jeffrey know if this episode was helpful by going to www.castingactorscast.com and leaving a like or review on the YouTube channel Casting Actors Cast! Thanks!
The secret to a successful acting career is...wait for it...being curious! Not just your everyday curiosity but a deep dive into three facets of professional life. Jeffrey spells out the acronym P.A.W for you to consider. Are you curious now? Great. You'll love this episode. Check out the YouTube channel Casting actors cast and www.castingactorscast.com
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First, Jeffrey answers an important listener's question. Next, the subject shifts to a similar question actors need to answer; Can you learn acting online? There are important things to consider before you commit. What works and what doesn't work when trying to stay "Actor" sharp? Find out in this episode. Jeffrey is please to announce marketing partner Actors Connection and invites you to check them out! Also please like and subscribe. We're also on Youtube! www.castingactorscast.com for more
Now is the time! Brush up on those skill sets that will get you noticed! Perfect your video submissions with better video editing. Jeffrey takes you by the hand and shares some ideas to make your submissions great. Even if you are a technophobe you will love the easy solutions and tips for your video submissions for film, television or theatre. Jeffrey shares some FREE software titles to make it even more fun! Please visit www.castingactorscast.com and don't forget to suscribe on YouTube, like and review on iTunes!
How do actors adapt to their circumstances? In this podcast, Jeffrey describes the various way actors can make positive use of their "down Time" to maintain their creativity and find outlets for their talent. Tips, suggestions and positive measure to adapt despite the environment we find ourselves in. Please check out the website www.castingactorscast.com and jump in to the talent pool! The water is fine!
Jeffrey asks, "When was the last time you laughed? I mean really laughed?". Despite the horrible, bizarre times we are in right now, laughter can still be medicine for the soul. Jeffrey shares a few funny stories in an attempt to have a moment where we can have a laugh. You can decide for yourself if it works. Please visit CastingActorsCast.com and help out this podcast by giving a like or review on your favorite podcast provider. Thanks!!!
It seems very pervasive among actors right now. Isolation combined with fear of the future is creation this phenomenon called FOMO. In reality, it has been around us most of our lives. Jeffrey tries to pull this thinking apart and look at how we can move forward despite our inner thoughts. OK, so you don't know what FOMO is exactly? Check it out. You'll be glad you did...
When the director says, "Raise the stakes" what are they really saying? How do you use that direction to it's full advantage? Jeffrey will provide the answers! Now, what about maintaining your acting chops during this stressful time? Again, Jeffrey will put some ideas out there so you can be ready....Join in the conversation by going to www.castingactorscast.com and stay connected. Also, this episode can be found on the casting actors cast YouTube channel!
It's all about old school advise you might have been given verses new information that applies today. Jeffrey provides several examples of old advise still being given by teachers, professors and those who are not staying current with industry trends. Broadcast from Kansas City Missouri, you'll get a new perspective on stuff that matters. Please consider giving a thumbs up or review so that our community can continue to grow...Thanks!
The world has been impacted by the Corona Virus. At this moment most of us are sheltering in place. What can we do to keep ourselves creative, positive and healthy? Jeffrey puts some practical ideas out there for actors seeking some advice. Also, there are some important announcements for "live" podcasts and classroom seminars online that you should consider. We are, after all, an important community that must stick together and share, create and support with each other. Pleas go to www.castingactorscast for more information and previous episodes!
A metaphor for both Jeffrey and You! Jeffry is in charge of moving the business into a new location. You want to move into a new career place. The similarities are amazing. Find out the best way for you to move your career and Jeffrey will find out how to make the right move too! This is an insightful episode into the strategy and psychology that could make any transition bearable. Now over 100 episodes are available for you to check out anf enjoy! Please remember to leave a like and review so we can keep the momentum going!
Come celebrate 100 episodes of Casting Actors Cast! A look back at some past gems with a look ahead toward the future of this podcast. Jeffrey answers why he does the show and has some fun while doing it. Please check out www.castingactorscast for more! And don't forget to watch the Podio!
Jeffrey shares some apps that are available now specifically to help actors! From learning lines to organizing your professional actor life, you'll get the latest information on what can give your career a jump start! Geared for fot Android and IOS, each smartphone application is available now. Please give a like, review and share and don't forget to visit the new website www.castingactorscast.com!
This episode answers the question, "How do I find the right teacher"? Jeffrey shares some practical solutions and helpful advice to help you figure it all out. Having a strategy in place will make all the difference in your professional training choices. Please like and share this episode and ask your own questions by going to www.castingactorscast.com.
Don't be embarrassed. Taking care of your career means taking care of yourself. Sometimes we are not aware of your personal hygiene issues until it's too late. Jeffrey will share some thoughts about this in a direct, caring way so that you can ask yourself, "Does this apply to me?". Also thrown in are some useful ways you can look your best! Please like and review wherever you get your podio (podcast/video) and visit www.castingactorscast.com for more!
It's complicated. Reaching a point in which there is no forward movement in you acting career. What can you do when you reach this plateau? Jeffrey provides three examples of this and shares some encouragement and offers a reality check to get you into the right frame of mind. As always, we would love you to take a moment to share like and review, wherever you get your video or audio podcast!
NOT what you might be thinking...Breakdown Services also known as Actors Access. This casting services is a valuable resource for casting directors, agents and actors! Jeffrey shares some background and explains the usefulness of this very popular service. If you've never heard of this internet company or you are already a member, you will benefit from this look at the future of casting happening now! Please, leave a review wherever you get your podcast so that others can jump in! www.castingactorscast.com
Ways to re-think and grow your career. Jeffrey will suggest some totally do-able ideas to keep yourself current and connected to the business of show. Career development is not just a phrase but a forward thinking way to stay in the game. Hands on ideas for you to consider. Please remember to get the free book by filling out the comment form at www.castingactorscast.com
Make it a habit. What we call integrity. Doing your research, diving deep into learning as much as you can all have long term implications for success. It is all about the choices you make and the professional decisions that affect those choices. Jeffrey tries his best to explain how your choices may not always be what is right for you professionally now but is actually right for your long term career. Join the conversation at www.castingactorscast.com