Posts Tagged ‘singer’

5 Audition Tips from a Casting Director

Casting directors are always looking for the “it” factor when considering new talent in auditions. They want to see how marketable and talented you really are. How are they able to tell how talented someone is in short audition and interview? They have years of experience and know exactly what the directors and producers are…

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What is a talent agent?

If you’re trying to get into the entertainment business, there might be a few terms you’ll need to know. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be defining some important key aspects of the entertainment industry to give a clearer picture of how it works and who does what. This week we’re discussing talent agents. What…

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An Inside Look at the November 2017 National Expo

In the middle of November, after months of prep, correspondence, and organization, it was finally time for the Discovery Spotlight National Expo. The scouts were arranged. Contestant packets were stuffed. We were ready to go, and amid the whirlwind of workshops, competitions, and award shows, it turned out to be a success! The venue: the…

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How to Prepare For a Virtual Audition

  As today’s world becomes increasingly digitalized, so does the entertainment industry. More and more castings and auditions are taking place via video submission and live virtual auditions. Will you be prepared when its your turn ? What to Wear: Solid clothes in black or jewel-toned colors are recommended. Bright colors and patterns can be distracting. Natural hair…

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How to Impress at an Audition

  You’ve got an audition! Get on with your bad self. You may be asking yourself this question: “So what now?“ The difference between a good audition and a stand-out audition is preparation. A performer can be wildly talented but still blow his or her shot at being cast due to lack of proper preparation. We…

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