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    L.A. Noir

    It's 10:29 a.m. The city is Beverly Hills. I'm your narrator, Secret Agent Man. Those who know me say I'm a good man in a bad town. Those who don't wish they did. These are my stories.

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    Making It Look Easy

    Ever watch a film and think to yourself: "Where did they find these people? How did they get these town folks to act?"

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    How to Create a Natural Audition Look (Video)

    Hair and Makeup Artist Anthony Pazos demonstrates how to create natural looking skin, eyes, brows, cheeks, and lips for on-camera auditions.

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    Private Practice

    Like many actors, Carolyn Power gets private coaching. For an audition for Sarah Ruhl's play "The Clean House."

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    Marc Warzecha Recommends Improv for Actors

    The Second City-Hollywood's Marc Warzecha extols the virtues of improv at such places as The Groundlings, iO, The Second City and UCB.

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    When the Situation Gets Sticky…

    Remember, James Bond is licensed to kill. When you have representation, you're licensed to say, "Call my agent."

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    Lisa Keppel

    Is punctuality the key to booking the job? Well, that—along with being prepared and having diverse interests—certainly helped Lisa Keppel.

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    Sarah Nicklin ... Got the Part

    Auditioning for a cross between the White Witch from "Narnia" and Nadine Cross type from Stephen King's "The Stand."

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    Lisa Goodman...Got the Part

    Lisa Goodman was cast in David Cromer's production of Thornton Wilder's "Our Town," to star Helen Hunt, at the Broad Stage in Santa Monica.

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    Networking Ideas, EPA Testimonials

    For the New York actor, my method of networking is to get on the websites of the A-list theaters and start going to their readings of new plays.