Tuesday, May 25, 2010

EPISODE 023: LAURIE RECORDS (PART 2)

In Episode 23, Trev and AJ respond to a few more listener questions and chat about voiceover resources, "subjective" dialects, the almighty Actor Day Job, and the financial struggles that we often face as actors. Then they sit down with commercial casting director Laurie Records for the second half of a kickass conversation about the business of commercials. Total running time: 1:06:17.


Good Stuff mentioned in Episode 23:
twitter.com/_KATELANE_ (listener website)
twitter.com/insideacting (website)
voices.com (website/resource)
twitter.com/voiceoverdemos (website/resource)
twitter.com/dhlawrencexvii (website/resource)
demos2gogo.com (website/resource)
Your Money or Your Life (book)
What Color Is Your Parachute (book)
The 4-Hour Work Week (book)
twitter.com/DepthPersuasion (listener website)

Questions? Comments? Just lonely? Leave us a voicemail at 213-2-ACTORS (213-222-8677), tweet us @insideacting, @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 23 (32 MB), or subscribe to IAP in iTunes and get new episodes delivered to you automatically. Thanks for listening!

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

EPISODE 022: LAURIE RECORS (PART 1)

In Episode 22, Trev and AJ talk New York vs L.A., discuss (actually sort of argue over) resumé and headshot do's and dont's, get a little new-man-sensitive about the renegade lifestyle that actors choose, and then sit down for Part 1 of a knowledge bomb-filled chat with commercial casting director Laurie Records. Total running time: 1:03:48.

Episode 22: Laurie Records

Good Stuff + Links for Episode 22:
- German-speaking actors: check out listener Phillip W's podcast, and follow him on Twitter: @toheselue
- Our before-and-after resumés: Download AJ's (PDF) // Download Trev's (PDF)
- And check out Laurie Records at her website and on Twitter (@laurierecords)

Questions? Comments? Just lonely? Leave us a voicemail at 213-2-ACTORS (213-222-8677), tweet us @insideacting, @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 22 (30.8 MB), or subscribe to IAP in iTunes and get new episodes delivered to you automatically. Thanks for listening!

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

EPISODE 021: OSCAR QUINTERO & KURT KOEHLER

In Episode 21, Trev and AJ talk about Trev's new side business, musicians "versus" actors, and putting your life on hold to jump into one project immediately following another, last minute style, dialects and multiple characters and all. Then Trev sits down with Chico's Angels masterminds Oscar Quintero and Kurt Koehler to talk about creating your own work and the value of playing to stereotype in comedy. Total running time: 1:04:45.

Episode 21: Oscar Quintero & Kurt Koehler





Good Stuff mentioned in Episode 21:
VoiceOverDemos.net (website/resource)
The Cell Studio (website)
twitter.com/N_A_K (listener website)
twitter.com/actingnodrama (listener website)
ActorRated.com (website/resource)

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 21 (31.3 MB), or subscribe to IAP in iTunes and get new episodes delivered to you automatically. Thanks for listening!