Ever have an audition that you KNOW you nailed? You just KNOW you are going to get a booking or at least a callback… and then…. nothing.

Crickets.

This can be so painful! It can feel like you have no grip on reality.
You might think the solution is to ask your agent or manager for feedback.

Maybe they can get some helpful insight from the casting director?

Uh… no.

This is not usually the best idea. Watch this video to learn why and what you should do instead.Ever have an audition that you KNOW you nailed? You just KNOW you are going to get a booking or at least a callback… and then…. nothing.

Crickets.

This can be so painful! It can feel like you have no grip on reality.
You might think the solution is to ask your agent or manager for feedback.

Maybe they can get some helpful insight from the casting director?

Uh… no.

This is not usually the best idea. Watch this video to learn why and what you should do instead.

Ever have those auditions where you just KNOW you ROCKED? And then… nothing? It can be painful, and can actually throw off your audition sense! Learn some helpful (and not-so-helpful) tips for how to handle this situation from @ActResourceGuru @Ajarae! #ActorsLife #AuditionLife #ShareClick to Tweet This Episode of #GuruTips!

Now that you have a plan, I bet you can move through these disappointments
with much more ease and grace. Remember, you had the opportunity to tell the
story in the room. That’s your job. And that’s it.

You got this.

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Break a leg out there,

Ajarae Coleman | Acting Resource Guru

 

 

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Ajarae is an actress and entrepreneur living in Los Angeles. She founded Workshop Guru in 2012, which expanded into Acting Resource Guru in 2017, to help actors save time and money on classes and workshops, and give them a powerful voice by publishing anonymous actor reviews of acting schools, casting directors, talent agencies and management companies. You can see Ajarae on shows like ABC’s SCANDAL, REVENGE, PRIVATE PRACTICE, and THE CATCH, CBS’s THE McCARTHYS, 2 BROKE GIRLS, and NCIS: NEW ORLEANS, NBC’s DAYS OF OUR LIVES, TNT’s PERCEPTION, I'M SORRY on TruTV, and more. She raised over $17,000 and co-created an action comedy television show called SMACK Unit, currently has national commercials running, and has cultivated rewarding relationships with her agents and manager.

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