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  • Acting

    ACTING Mise en scene settings and sets (whether actual locations or custom-built in a studio lighting cooolors props costumes makeup actors learning lines improvisation Filming out of order Type oof actor impersonator is considered somewhat demeaning in the acting world‚ suggesting that the actor has simply copied the manner‚ dialect‚ and behavior of a character‚ instead of creating the character. personality actor‚ which is odd‚ in some ways‚ because acting depends

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  • Acting Definition

    September 2013 Acting is a Drug‚ and I’m Addicted When that spotlight hits your face‚ it is a better feeling than going to the beach on a breezy day. The feeling of nerves radiating throughout your body while you have the entire audience’s attention is exhilarating. There is no other feeling like it. I chose acting because I have been in plays for competitive and fun since I was eight years old. I started off in small church plays and worked my way up to larger competitive acting that went all the

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  • Respect for Acting

    Respect for Acting: Part One After reading the first part of Respect for Acting by Uta Hagan I have a newfound respect for actors and all that they go through to obtain the true character in which they are playing. As someone who has never neither acted nor read anything about performing‚ this has opened my eyes to all of the work that these actors go through on a daily basis for the sheer enjoyment of their audience. While reading over the chapters in this book there are a few key concepts that

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  • A Career in Acting

    Thesis: A career in acting has many parts‚ but all of it is dedication. I. To be an actor first you have to get the proper education and training. A. Formal training is necessary to an acting career. A.1. Www.careers.stateuniversity.com says “it is a profession that requires unusual talent and years of training and study” (“Actor Job Description‚ Career as an Actor‚ Salary‚ Employment”). A.2. They also continue to say‚ “ Besides developing acting skills‚ aspiring performers should study speech

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  • Is acting an art?

    Is acting an art? The acting profession is so difficult‚ that there are so many sacrifices to peruse it. Acting is symbolic‚ stressful‚ and psychological. In order to become a character we must be given the circumstances‚ actions‚ back-story and many more to peruse the character. Yet it can be very stressful to transform yourself to completely different person. You begin to get better after doing play by play. Most people become better actors by reading books‚ doing theories‚ and closed system methods

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  • Careers in Acting

    Winkler Works Cited "An Acting Career." 1 February 2005. . "Actors." Occupational Outlook Handbook‚ 2004-2005 Edition. 27 January 2005. . "Careers in Acting" 1 February 2005. . Moore‚ Dick. Opportunities in Acting Careers. Chicago: Career Horizons‚ 1999. 6-7. Yehling‚ Carol. Careers in Focus: Performing Arts. Chicago: Ferguson‚ 2003. 5-13. Paul Winkler Academic English February 10‚ 2005 McArthur 10-8 Acting - Research Paper "OPENING NIGHT… …IT ’S OPENING

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  • Acting Audition Tips

    Acting - Notes to the Aspiring Actor By Chris Freihofer Actor‚ Casting Director‚ Film Producer WE’RE ON YOUR SIDE‚ BELIEVE IT OR NOT. You know the old stereotype. The grumpy table of producers‚ casting directors and general discontents sit at a backlit‚ smoky table‚ frowning at you as you make your way through a well-rehearsed audition. You give your all; you give of yourself‚ only to be treated rudely‚ followed by a bellowed "Next!" That’s what we think auditions are‚ right? I mean

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  • Acting is a part of life

    categories. It is called the Annual Speech Festival. For three years of my high school experience‚ I have attended all of the speech festival competitions. I have played different roles and acted in other categories such as dual acting‚ dramatic play‚ and monologue. Acting is a whole different world for me. I get to express myself and show what I can perform to the audience. The annual speech festival was a total challenge for me last year. It took a long time to discover my best performance category

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  • 'Types of Acting'

    Professional Development for Actors DG49 34 - 0.5 credit. A variety of possible areas of employment as an actor and the expected circumstances for each. 1. Work as an actor in the theatre. Equity’s minimum rate for actors working in theatre is £372 per week. However rates can change depending on whether or not that actor must travel to work etc. London’s West End actors earn a minimum rate of £470 per week. Actors who are not equity members are often expected to work for much less money. Actors

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  • Hochschild Deep Acting Analysis

    In this situation‚ the young man was not really thinking about acting. In fact‚ he does not even have an external audience to witness his presentation of feeling‚ because he is in complete privacy. Nevertheless‚ feeling vaguely troubled because he was not upset enough‚ the young man tried to imagine the feeling he ‘should’ have‚ by evoking an ‘as if it is real’ condition. This might seem like fakery but was in fact his way of making his relationship real to him: he is actually trying to present his

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