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    3 Ways To Keep Your Nerves From Sabotaging Your Audition

    Nerves are a part of auditioning. They're adrenaline. They're the same kind of adrenaline that athletes experience right before they take the field. It’s our “getting ready” energy. The trick is to focus that energy into something that will help and not hinder us when we walk ...

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    Don’t Get Placed in the ‘Why?’ Pile

    During a casting session, pictures go in one of three piles: the “yes,” the “no,” and the “maybe” piles. However, there is another “pile” that isn’t physical, but mental, and that is the “why” pile.

  • News

    WATCH: Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams Audition for ‘Game of Thrones’

    As we await the return of the lords and ladies (and dragons) of Westeros on April 12, here’s a Throwback Thursday audition tape of the actors who play Sansa and Arya Stark.

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    5 Great Casting Notices

    Check out these five casting notices which include a musical theater festival in upstate New York, Walt Disney’s open casting call down in Kissimmee, Fl., and a shot at background work in the upcoming Nat Wolff-starring feature, “Paper Towns.”

  • News

    New York Auditions at a Glance: Apr. 25-May 30

    The following "Auditions at a Glance"calendar conveniently organizes projects by the date and day-of-the-week that the projects' auditions are taking place, to help you schedule your plans.

  • Advice

    How To Turn the Table on the Audition Process

    Most actors I work with will admit that they are mystified by the casting process. So let’s take on the role of a casting director and figure it out.

  • Advice

    5 Steps To Shooting Yourself on Video

    If not done properly, a self-shot video can be unwatchable and unprofessional. But if you apply certain techniques—and shoot with care—you can produce quality footage on your own.

  • News

    New York Auditions at a Glance: Oct. 11-Nov. 6

    The following "Auditions at a Glance" calendar conveniently organizes projects by the date and day-of-the-week that the projects' auditions are taking place, to help you schedule your plans.

  • News

    New York Auditions at a Glance: May 30-June 27

    The following "Auditions at a Glance" calendar conveniently organizes projects by the date and day-of-the-week that the projects' auditions are taking place, to help you schedule your plans.

  • News

    18 Actors Share Their Casting Memories

    Jonathan Groff, Zosia Mamet, Emily Mortimer, Judith Light, Aaron Tveit, Keegan Allen, Billy Porter, Harvey Fierstein, Ana Ortiz, and more share the casting directors who championed them early in their careers and their most memorable moments from the audition room.