Tag: work advice

Week One- National Youth Theatre

This post isn’t anything fancy but just an update to how my first week at the National Youth Theatre has been. I’ve been a member for 2 years now and this year I get to perform in their yearly performance! This meant spending three weeks in London with 85 NYT members and then finally getting

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 CV Notes with Equity

CVs, the working world can’t exist without them and it is an easy to showcase your work experience and talent. Actors have two types of CVs, the job listing/general format and a showreel. So next time you think ‘gosh I have to write my CV up or I need to update it, remember actors have

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A Reminder For Me, Reminder For You

  At the start of the year we set ourselves New Year’s resolution and goals for the year ahead but sometimes a mid-year goal and reflection period is just as motivating. With July now started it’s a good time to reflect on the first six months of the year. If the first half of your

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Real Talk

When I go on jobs I always have the usual conversations but I do enjoy them over and over again. It’s the conversation with fellow actors that make you realise that not everyone gets us, sure people understand but actually do they? Over the years I’ve had to do a lot of explaining when it

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How To Kick Start Motivation

In the last couple of months you may have noticed that I haven’t been as active on my blog and that’s because I’ve been dealing with a burnout. At first I didn’t realise but once I did I was quite far in it, I guess that’s what happens when you don’t know when to shut

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The Curse of Social Media

Social media, what was life like before it? Of course we all remember but it seems that nowadays we couldn’t live without it. My relationship with social media is constantly being nurtured and I’m always learning new things. Nowadays you can stay connected and keep up to date with your favourite celebrities and they can

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How To Promote Yourself- Spotlight Conference

The weekend just past I attended a conference hosted by Spotlight. Spotlight is an online casting website where actors, agents, casting directors and jobs are listed. I am not a member but my agent recommended going and I enjoyed myself. I learnt something new as well as refreshing my memory on other things. I ended

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Get It Done

So far 2016 has been a great year for my career! The other day I signed with my first agent but with celebrations over I needed to buckle down and get back to work. I know what I want to achieve this year but breaking the goals down has got my head spinning. Honestly so much

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