Anthony Meindl

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    Celebrate the Small Stuff To Have a Big Acting Career!

    Our positive qualities are just as real as our negative ones. But we don’t believe in our positive attributes because we have so much history and meaning invested in our negative aspects of self.

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    Stop Searching for Perfection and Live in the Now

    the sooner you make the realization that the “perfect” fill-in-the-blank (agent, role, etc.) doesn’t exist, not only will you be much happier, but ironically, you’ll find perfection in what is.

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    An Actor’s Guide To Being Great

    Any moment has the power to evoke our greatness. The possibility for us to realize our potential in each moment is always available to us.

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    How To Enjoy Your Acting Journey

    What is it that we’re after, really? A house in the Hamptons? A perfect boyfriend? A TV series? Fame? Or might it be the corresponding feelings we think (and are incorrectly taught) that we’ll experience once we get those things that make us desire them so much?

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    Why You Need To Let Go of Control As An Actor

    Control creates a significant amount of pain and suffering because nothing is inherently controllable in our existence. So when we clamp down on life, our controlling nature just creates more stress or constriction or resistance.

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    Why You Need To Enjoy Your Development as an Actor

    As we progress on our journey in life, we evolve from one phase into another. Sometimes, that requires shedding old parts of ourselves in order to step into our new self. When we move from one phase in life to another, we’re shedding the surplus stuff to grow into ...

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    Take a Chance and You Could Achieve Your Dreams!

    You don’t get what you wish for in life—you get what you believe. And you don’t get what you believe in life if you don’t commit to taking action.

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    Attack Your Fears! Don’t Let Them Attack You!

    No matter how successful we’ve become or how long we’ve been at this game, we constantly have to overcome our fears to reach new heights of growth and discovery.

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    Why Do You Want To Be An Actor?

    Acting teacher Anthony Meindl shares why actors need to reflect on the real reason why they got into this business.

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    The Ups and Downs of Working in Hollywood

    Hollywood is a fickle industry. However, actors must remain the opposite – grounded and focused on your course. Your work is to create, not fret over the outcomes, as outcomes in this town rapidly change.