Every actor is the thinker, feeler and doer: he/she understands the mechanics of story, connects to the character’s core emotional truth and performs actions with focus and charisma.
When an actor prepares for an audition, making bold choices are more memorable than “safe” ones. Additionally, bold choices that remain true to the writer’s intent are the best choices. Actors and writers are both storytellers, however it’s the writer’s job to write the story, and the actor’s job to bring the writer’s characters to life. To honor … Continue reading “Bold Behavior Makes for a Memorable Audition”+View Post
What’s the right technique for you? Acting teachers are often guilty of holding onto a single technique they teach. Essentially they tell their students, “My way is the only way!” They may even disparage the techniques of other teachers in town. This condemnation may be rooted in their passion for their craft, but more than likely, … Continue reading “What’s the right acting technique for you?”+View Post
“Amber has been my acting coach for three different classes and is also my Pilates instructor. She is extremely kind, generous and easy going. I highly recommend her for coaching; she helped me to feel more comfortable on stage and is a patient instructor who lets her students find their unique voice and strength.” – Tatiana Artis