Acting Is a Job: Real Life Lessons about the Acting Business

Acting Is a Job: Real Life Lessons about the Acting Business

by Jason Pugatch
     
 

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How to cope with the realities of life as an actor—if you don’t laugh, you'll cry • In-depth interviews with actors, agents, casting directors. In this hip, warts-and-all look at acting, author Jason Pugatch shares his insights as a working "day player" to give an unvarnished look at theater, film, and television: how to be "discovered," what to

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How to cope with the realities of life as an actor—if you don’t laugh, you'll cry • In-depth interviews with actors, agents, casting directors. In this hip, warts-and-all look at acting, author Jason Pugatch shares his insights as a working "day player" to give an unvarnished look at theater, film, and television: how to be "discovered," what to expect from training programs, the grunt work of starting a career, how to keep going despite constant rejection, and much more. Packed with myth-shattering anecdotes and told in an intriguing personal tone, Acting Is a Job is the backstage guide that every aspiring actor must read.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781581154382
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date:
03/28/2006
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
1,392,145
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.10(d)

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