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​VIDEO – 7 Tips on How to Select a Child Actor’s Monologue

1. Length should beabout a minute long. 2. Understand it is a collaborativeprocess. Get child’s agreement. 3. ​Match monologue to child’s personality. What is their type? Energetic, emotional, silly, demanding etc. ​4. Choose an “active” monologue. Pursing an objective. Child wants to get something from the person he is talking too. 5. Self-contained not waiting for other actor to […]

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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Helping Your Child Prepare for an Audition

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Bonnie Wallace is the author of  THE HOLLYWOOD PARENTS GUIDE, an accurate, experience-based tested information on every step needed to give your child the best possible opportunity to make it in Hollywood. Bonnie includes wisdom, inspiration, and resources to help you on your own journey and even help you decide if this dream is right […]

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Featured Artist Series – Rayan Zaim-Sassi

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It’s that time again…Featured Artist Series time! Today, for your reading pleasure, we submit the story of young Rayan Zaim-Sassi. Twelve year old Rayan already has a promising career. I spoke with him and his mother Bouchra to get the skinny on jump-starting your career early. Very early. Rayan Zaim-Sassi was only one and a […]

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Featured Artist Series: TYLER HARDING

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STUDY and SUPPORT SYSTEMS HELP YOUNG ACTORS GO FAR The latest in our featured artist series hails from my own home state: Michigan. Tyler Harding, 13, lists his job as “student/actor” and is already well on the way to making a formidable career as the latter. He and his mother Christina weighed in on what […]

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Yassie Hawkes: How One Young Actor Made it Big (And What You Can Learn From Her)

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Sometimes, as actors, it can feel like circumstances are everything. If you don’t live in Times Square or Hollywood you might as well give up and take a business course because you will never, ever, ever be seen by anyone who matters. If you’re untrained, unconnected, or don’t seem to fit a type, forget about […]

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Sanity Tips for Parents of Child Actors

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Bonnie Wallace is the author of  THE HOLLYWOOD PARENTS GUIDE, an accurate, experience-based tested information on every step needed to give your child the best possible opportunity to make it in Hollywood. Bonnie includes wisdom, inspiration, and resources to help you on your own journey and even help you decide if this dream is right […]

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Does Your Child Have What it takes to be a Professional Actor?

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Bonnie Wallace is the author of  THE HOLLYWOOD PARENTS GUIDE, an accurate, experience-based tested information on every step needed to give your child the best possible opportunity to make it in Hollywood. Bonnie includes wisdom, inspiration, and resources to help you on your own journey and even help you decide if this dream is right […]

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