Acting Make It Your Business

How to Avoid Mistakes and Achieve Success As a Working Actor Paul Russell ... An Actor's Audition Songbook An actor-singer must have two to four selections from each musical genre included within his or her audition songbook.

Author: Paul Russell

Publisher: Back Stage Books

ISBN: 030787527X

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 320

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Acting: Make It Your Business, written by an award-winning, veteran casting director, puts the power to land jobs and thrive in any medium - stage, film, TV, or the Internet - directly into the hands of the actor. This blunt, wise, and often hilarious guide overflows with cutting-edge audition, marketing, and networking strategies, combining traditional techniques with those best suited for the digital age. Well-known actors and powerful agents make cameos throughout, offering newcombers and working professionals alike a clear-eyed, uncensored perspective on survival and advancement within the entertainment industry. "Huorous and witty . . . Actors everywhere who are trying to succeed in the business, young or old, on stage or on camera, in New York or anywhere in the world, take note: This is your road map." - Bernard Telsey, casting director (Rent, Sex & The City: The Movie, Wicked) "All the right questions asked and answered . . . and with a generous portion of good humor." - Suzanne Ryan, casting director (Law & Order) "Paul's book made me proud to be a part of the acting community in this business we call 'show.'" - Karen Ziemba, actress, Tony and Drama Desk Award Winner From the Trade Paperback edition.

Les Miserables Songbook

We are, at first, distant spectators of what unfolds, until we hopefully warm towards the plot and the songs. ... At the cinema, the actors do not project towards the auditorium as in a theatre, so the behaviour, and thus the words, ...

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Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1480334928

Category: Music

Page: 88

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(Vocal Selections). This songbook features piano/vocal selections of 16 songs along with fantastic full-color art from the film! Songs include: At the End of the Day * Bring Him Home * Castle on a Cloud * Do You Hear the People Sing? * Empty Chairs at Empty Tables * I Dreamed a Dream * A Little Fall of Rain * Master of the House * On My Own * Stars * Who Am I? * and more.

The American Song Book

11 Harris refined his illustrated songs after attending a travelogue lecture that was illustrated by stereopticon slides. “A new idea had occurred to me—to have actors pose for the pictures to illustrate my songs.” After the actors were ...

Author: Philip Furia

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199391874

Category: Music

Page: 280

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The American Song Book, Volume I: The Tin Pan Alley Era is the first of a planned five-volume series of books that will reprint the sheet-music (including covers) of songs by Irving Berlin, the Gershwins, and other great songwriters from what has been called "The Golden Age" of American popular music, along with historical essays, biographical sketches, and musical analyses and anecdotes.

Diprose s new sixpenny Comic Song Book for 1865 etc

The actors ever ripe for fun , plann'd me to make their butt on , And ' stead of burnt cork told me that my face I should put soot on . When Desdemona I embrac'd , oh dear , how she did bellow , For I daub'd her cheeks all over soot ...

Author: John Diprose

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The Humorous Song Book Edited by J E Carpenter

I “ goos'd ” the heavy willain , Till I was short of breath , And prais d the actor's skill in Predooming him to death ! And when the combat madly Was “ fit ... Though , if the scenes ill - fitted , And THE HUMOROUS SONG BOOK . 163 :

Author: Joseph Edwards CARPENTER

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Page: 280

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Bawdy Songbooks of the Romantic Period Volume 1

Tune – Good morning to your Night-cap, 'Twas in a certain town, sir, Not many miles from London, A Baker of renown, sir, Was by a Player undone; This actor-man had laid a plan 5 To cuckhold him, or to trepan122 His wife, and say, ...

Author: Patrick Spedding

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1000748057

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 448

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The songbooks of the 1830-40s were printed in tiny numbers, and small format so they could be hidden in a pocket, passed round or thrown away. Collectors have sought ‘these priceless chapbooks’, but only recently a collection of 49 songbooks has come to light. This collection represents almost all of the known songbooks from the period.

The British Melodist Or National Song Book Containing the Most Popular English Scottish and Irish Songs with a Selection of More Than Four Hundred Choice Toasts and Sentiments

All the actors who play'd Rolla , By Manager Strut were beaten hollow ! O , rare Manager Strut , What a fine actor was Manager Strut . Now Mrs. Strut was very nigh , Compared with mister , twice as high ; When on her long leg ---- 0 ...

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Category: Songs, English

Page: 431

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The British Melodist Or National Song Book etc

All the actors who play'd Rolla , By Manager Strut were beaten hollow ! 0 , rare Manager Strut , What a fine actor was Manager Strut . Now Mrs. Strut was very nigh , Compared with mister , twice as high ; When on her long lega 80 ...

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The Cremorne Comic Song Book Edited by W L E First Series

[ in ; The 29th is Michaelmas , though geese some see no use The tailors and the actors they can always have their goose in ( g ) . Hear my , & c . On the 16th of October , Parliament was burnt to embers , In '34 , and will be finished ...

Author: W. Lambert EDMONDS

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