young performers

What a Casting Director Should Look For in Young Performers

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Watching a young actor’s brilliant performance in movies usually inspires many children and teens to pursue an acting career. However, casting directors should do more than be impressed by passion and young ambition. Irresistibly cute or not, young actors also have to be qualified for the roles they audition for. Remember, actors are the core […]

A Step-by-Step Guide in Setting Up a Successful Dance Audition

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Auditions are an integral part of every professional dancer’s life. With competitions, dance groups, and huge opportunities comes a screening procedure to ensure all performers are capable of conquering a massive stage. As a coach, captain, dance instructor, or choreographer, things are also not meant to be easy on your end. Making sure you have […]

What Are Casting Assistants For? Do You Need Them?

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In larger productions, where the casting process is too much for one person to handle, casting assistants are typically hired to assist the casting directors in the selection of actors, singers, dancers, or models for movies, commercials, musicals, and stage or screen productions. Casting assistants also provide general running duties in the office, including answering […]

How Exactly Do Casting Directors Cast a Film? Here’s a List of Their Responsibilities

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One primary thing can make or break a film: its cast. Improperly casting a film can be a disaster for a movie and cause embarrassment. So if you’ve always thought a casting director’s job is pretty easy, think again. If it was, there wouldn’t even be a need for a separate professional (and sometimes an […]