For beginners and even seasoned pro’s, getting in front of the camera and acting natural can be seriously daunting.
However, it can also be a blast if you come at it with the right attitude and some good solid knowledge about how it all goes down!
The commercial world is a lot different than Film and Tv. It's its own beast! Hopefully this series of “#GoodToKnow” pointers will help you be more comfortable when you walk into ‘That Room’, helping you to relax, breathe and actually enjoy your audition!
NOTE: Please keep in mind that auditioning is a bit like a lottery, especially for commercials. You may need to ‘buy’ many tickets before you ‘win’! Often there are so many other actors vying for the same role. (Consider your audition to be your ticket, and if you book, well that's your win!) There are So many things that are absolutely out of your control! In this series I will discuss some concepts that will help you use what you Do have control over. Hopefully, you can stack that crazy deck a wee bit more in your favour!
Ok, so first up...this point can be awkward to talk about, but let’s get it out in the open & shed some light on it!