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The #1 Thing You Can Do To Make A Living As An Actor

Most actors hate the idea of having to have a "type." No one wants to be cast because they are someone else; you want to be cast because you're YOU! But it's important to understand that casting directors, agents, and managers all need to know what you're selling so they can buy it. If an industry professional can make [...]

January 8th, 2021|

The Most Important Piece To Your Career Puzzle

It’s great that you have all your tools in your pocket – a fabulous headshot, a smokin’ reel and at least two or three really hot (and contrasting) monologues (and hopefully you found at least one on MonologuesToGo!). You’re ready to hit the pavement and rock out those auditions! The problem is...rent doesn’t wait for you to become famous or [...]

January 3rd, 2021|

How To Pack A Punch With Your Dramatic Monologue

A strong dramatic monologue is critical to the  success of a young actor’s audition. Help your child choose a piece that really packs a punch and makes  a memorable impression. A dramatic monologue  should draw out a young actor’s emotional range. The  character should show different levels of emotion.  An actor should take his audience on a two-minute journey [...]

December 16th, 2020|

Your Comedy Toolkit

Comedy has become a big part of auditioning and you need to be prepared. Look for material that really resonates with you. The subject matter may be something that reminds you of an experience you have had. It’s also good if you can find something that is universal for the audience to relate to. Your monologue, like your headshot [...]

December 5th, 2020|

Do You Have The Right Equipment For A Virtual Audition?

The pandemic has brought about a new way of auditioning: the virtual audition. With the holiday sales upon us, here's our guide to all the equipment you need to nail that virtual audition! Lighting: Neewer Ring Light Emart Photography Softbox Lighting Kit 10” LED Ring Light with Stand and Phone Holder Tripods: Selfie Stick Tripod 60-inch Camera Tripod 71-inch [...]

November 30th, 2020|

How Do I Choose A MonologuesToGo Monologue?

And now for the BIG question: “How do I choose the perfect monologue?” That’s easy — and not so easy. The “right” monologue will jump out at you and will fit like it was written for you. Whether performing for a casting director, agent, acting class, church congregation, family gathering, or anyone else, the actor needs to give an [...]

November 19th, 2020|