Lessons From the Auditionist Casting Platform

At Auditionist, we often get asked the same questions about getting cast using showreels and selftapes. Today we’ll share the answers that will help you get more roles in the future. What do productions want from your showreel? Showreels are essential for landing both small and large roles. For small roles, many actors are invited […]

6 traits all Performers need to succeed. 

Actor and Life coach Sophie Linder-Lee Do you have something that you are struggling with at the moment? I know what you’re thinking: “Did she really just ask that?”  Of course you do, we all have ‘The Stuff’. It’s what makes us feel significant actually. All ‘The Stuff’ reminds us what’s important, what matters and […]

Should we lose what makes us us to get a role? 

Actor and Blogger Luke Newey Picture the scene: After spending the last six hours serving customers who can only be described as spawns of satan and dealing with a dictator of a manager, you get a phone call for an audition you’ve been waiting for. Whether it be a dream role, a job that can get […]

Banish the Blemish – 4 Top Picks to Zap the Zits

[do_widget id=synved_social_share-2] Actor and Beauty Blogger Emma Overy YES. You’ve landed that audition. You’re psyched, you’re prepared, you’re… pretty stressed out actually… and along with Mr. Anxiety comes some unwelcome reactions to your body. The dreaded zits, spots, blemishes, pimples, come out and play. It always seems to be that the day before, or the morning of a casting the little […]

8 Different Ways To Sabotage Your Own Audition 

[do_widget id=synved_social_share-2] 1. Take ALL your bags in with you.  I know we’re always told, take you’re entire rep, shoes and a ‘Complete Works of Shakespeare’ but do not saddle all that donkey baggage into the room with you. A human (yes the panel are them) takes 15 seconds to judge another, and they’ll just […]