Tuesday, April 27, 2010

EPISODE 020: THE WORKING ACTRESS

In Episode 20, Trev and AJ get into the "alternative" (but not uncommon) world of agency representation, feeling the pressure to book, and the things you CAN control in your career. Click here to download this episode's text-only PDF interview --  A Conversation with The Working Actress. Total running time: 35:15.

Episode 20: The Working Actress




The Working Actresses' Links for Episode 20:
Desperate Networks by Bill Carter (book)
The TV Set (film)

Good Stuff 
in Episode 20: The Los Angeles Theatre Ensemble -- Reading for the Record (theatre group/website)
Acting Without the Drama (podcast)
twitter.com/idriveskj (listener website)

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Wednesday, April 21, 2010

EPISODE 019: TONY RAGO (PART 2)

In Episode 19, Trev and AJ pimp some of their favorite blog resources while Trev sits down for Part 2 of an inspiring chat with actor and award-winning DIY indie filmmaker Tony Rago. Total running time: 37:55.

Episode 19: Tony Rago (Part 2)


Tony's Links for Episode 19:
youtube.com/trago118 (website)

Good Stuff in Episode 19:
The Working Actress (blog)
Knock 'Em Dead Acting (website/book)
You Betta Work (article)
Playbills vs Paying Bills (blog)
Tom Christensen (website - coming soon)
The Simple Dollar (blog)

Questions? Comments? Just lonely? Leave us a voicemail at 213-2-ACTORS (213-222-8677), tweet us @trevoralgatt and @DigitalActor, drop us an e-mail at insideactingpodcast at gmail dot com, or leave a comment below.

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Tuesday, April 13, 2010

EPISODE 018: HEIDI SHRECK & EMILY DONAHOE

In Episode 18, Trev and AJ catch up on their shows (Chico's Angels and Loyalties), while Trev talks a bit more about dealing with some burnout and AJ relates an insightful story about his agent courtings. Then IAP correspondent Melissa Collins sits down with 'The Wake' actors Heidi Schreck and Emily Donahoe to talk shop about pro theatre, odd day jobs, and the many lives of a the working actor. Total running time: 55:17.

IAP18: Heidi Schreck & Emily Donahoe

Heidi and Emily's Links:
Acting as a Business (book)
http://www.emily-donahoe.com

Good Stuff mentioned in Episode 18:
JoellJacob.com (listener website)
http://nzinghastewart.blogspot.com (listener website)
Chico's Angels (Trev's show)
Loyalties (AJ's show)
"Hip-pocketing" -- when an agent or manager submits an actor for a project without having a contract with that actor

Questions? Comments? Just lonely? Leave us a voicemail at 213-2-ACTORS (213-222-8677), tweet us @trevoralgatt and @DigitalActor, drop us an e-mail at insideactingpodcast at gmail dot com, or leave a comment below. Right click and "Save As" to download the standalone MP3 of Episode 18 (26.7 MB), or subscribe to IAP in iTunes and get new episodes delivered to you automatically. Thanks for listening!

Monday, April 05, 2010

EPISODE 017: TONY RAGO (PART 1)

In Episode 17, Trev flies solo and sits down for Part 1 of an exciting conversation with actor and award-winning indie filmmaker Tony Rago. Total running time: 38:09.

IAP17: Tony Rago (Part 1)

Tony's Links for Episode 17:
Without A Box (website)

Good Stuff in Episode 17:
Writer's Dream Kit (software)

Questions? Comments? Just lonely? Leave us a voicemail at 213-2-ACTORS (213-222-8677), tweet us @trevoralgatt and @DigitalActor, drop us an e-mail at insideactingpodcast at gmail dot com, or leave a comment below.

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