There really is no business like show business. This engaging book takes young readers behind the glitz and glamour of Hollywood into the dizzying world of agents, casting directors, “big picture” producers, and bustling production teams. Vibrant illustrations and a conversational tone provide a captivating cross-section of the film, television, and stage industries. Along the way, “Popcorn Quizzes” test movie mavens’ show biz trivia, “Director’s Notes” offer cues to budding Barrymores, and “Screen Speak” glossaries decipher industry lingo. A note to parents and list of resources provide further information.
|Product dimensions:||8.30(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.30(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Have you ever watched actors on television or a movie screen and thought, "Maybe I could do that"? Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes when a movie or TV show is being made? Then this book is for you. Chock-full of interesting facts, fun activities, "Popcorn" quizzes and good acting advice, here's an exciting and realistic look at everything kids and families need to know about the business of show business.