How does an actor get chosen for an audition? How does an actor succeed in the audition room? How does an actor have a successful career without a need for monthly visits to CVS for Xanax?
Live, from the rehearsal hall directing the 1st, post-Broadway U.S. production of MAMMA MIA! director (and casting director) Paul Russell shares with actor, and host of Theatre Matters, Justin Tyler Lewis the ins and outs of auditions, casting, and a successful career in entertainment in a must-listen podcast.
“Paul’s book made me proud to be a part of this community we call ‘show!'”
— KAREN ZIEMBA, TONY & Drama Desk Award Winning Actress
“Paul Russell’s words are not only blunt & accurate they zero in on all the questions every actor wants to know but is afraid to ask!”
— KEN MELAMED, Talent Agency Partner Bret Adams, Ltd.
“I had my Business of Acting, BFA Seniors, class do book reports on a variety of “business of acting” books and ACTING: Make It Your Businesscame out a clear winner—considered to be essential for their bookshelves!
— Dr. NINA LeNOIR, Dept. Chair – Dept. of Thtr. Chapman University
Paul Russell has been in the entertainment industry for over thirty years as an award-winning casting director, director and the author of ACTING: Make It Your Business. He began as a successful working actor.
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