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    Sacred Time, Sacred Space

    I have reached my 83rd year of life on this planet and am happy to say that I have lived to see my hope and ideal come to fruition. Success!

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    Classes Query, Need for Nerves

    I realized that when I'm super-nervous, I do much better. But once I realized that, I stopped getting nervous and therefore lost all the nervous energy.

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    When Women Age

    How do older women relate to the ages of their characters? And what do they know now about the craft of acting that they didn't know when they were younger?

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    Do the Clothes Make the Actor?

    While the advice "Dress to suggest" applies to theatrical auditions, it seems that you should "Go for it" when wardrobing for commercial auditions.

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    You've Got to Have Friends

    "While evaluating my December numbers, I noticed that I put together a solid month of activity during the hiatus of "30 Rock." " -- Richard Rella Jr.

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    Rush for Success

    Having been an actor and worked on the other side of the table, I know how hard it is. For starters, it's so important to be realistic about your age range.

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    Join the Zumba Party

    Zumba is nothing like those repetitive, old-school aerobics classes or boring, calisthenics-based workout programs.

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    How Do You Give Notes?

    "I think giving notes is among the most important tasks a director must do. And how one gives a note is often as crucial as what the note is." -- Scott Alan Evans, Co-Artistic Director of Actors Company Theatre

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    Jessie Losch

    It was the first time she'd sent out her brand-new professional photos, and when she was called in about a week later, it was her first "real" audition in New York City for her first nonstudent film.

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    Open a New Window

    I had no idea I would ever be performing live theater. Even though so many people said I would be perfect for Broadway, I never pictured it.