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    How to Walk Into an Audition

    Producer and casting director Marci Liroff doesn’t want you to enter the room as if you don’t belong there—start owning your confidence during the casting process!

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    6 Must-Read Books for Teen Actors

    For teens starting out in the business, getting the proper education is vital! Here are 6 books every young one should have on the shelf!

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    Listen More Than You Talk and 4 More Tips

    Need a little inspiration? Our Backstage Experts are full of amazing advice to help move your career forward, and we wouldn’t want you to miss one drop of it. Here are five tips to keep in mind during the week ahead!

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    Why Do You Create?

    Creating isn't about money and it isn't about fame, so answer this: Why do you create?

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    7 Ways Actors Appear Insecure in Auditions

    It's important to identify and work on the habits that might make you seem insecure in the audition room!

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    3 Rules for Using Social Media Professionally

    Social media can be an extremely useful tool for interacting professionally, but if you use it incorrectly, you might be doing more harm than good.

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    3 Ways to Preserve Your Voice

    As musical theater performer or actor of any kind, your voice is a major instrument. Make sure you preserve it with these simple steps!

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    Do You Stink?

    You might not notice the odor you're giving off in the audition room or the networking event, but sometime you smell...of desperation.

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    5 Reasons Fame Is All That Really Matters

    Ben and David get real in this week's column: Acting is not about the craft, or expressing yourself. It's all about the fame.

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    4 Ways to Join SAG-AFTRA

    SAG-AFTRA membership is a career goal for many actors, but how do you get that coveted card? Here are the four main ways to join SAG-AFTRA—and enjoy the rich history, career opportunities, and crucial protections that union status affords.