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Listing upcoming credits in program bio?
“Is it appropriate to post upcoming credits in a program bio? I’m writing my bio for a regional theater and I am toying with including a few upcoming regional contracts this season as upcoming. Thoughts?” —ilwid34
How to tell if something is a scam?
“I’ve received info about a voiceover audition and am wondering how to tell if a company is a scam? I find it odd they aren’t signing emails with their company signature.” —Disneylover101
“Has a [headshot] drop-off ever yielded anything for anyone on here? Have you ever gotten a phone call or email for a drop-off? It just seems so unlikely to me—when they’ve seen 200 people in person—that it’s not worth the price of a headshot.” —wiltylock
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