In this podcast, Founder Anthony Wofford interviews his AWESOME brother Andrew Wofford (CalArts '14) about handling his dyslexia and other challenging personal issues positively as he prepared for drama school auditions.
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The Truth About UNCSA And It's Future
31:32The Truth About UNCSA And It's Future University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) is a GIANT in the drama school world. But many people don't realize this. Ariel Sandino committed to the BFA Acting program at UNCSA after being accepted to multiple top drama school. In this podcast, you'll hear what Ariel learned about the school that ultimately compelled him to accept their invitation to attend. Like any school, UNCSA has it's own philosophy. The question is...how do the values of the school line up with yours? There are a lot of theories about which drama schools to apply to, but in our experience, it pretty much boils down to that. Take notes! Today you're going to get into the nitty gritty of what UNCSA is offering and find out if the truth about where it's headed over the net 5-10 years. For more helpful content about drama schools and drama school auditions, subscribe to our email list ► https://www.howtogetintodramaschool.com/monologues The Truth About UNCSA And It's Future #UNCSA #BFA #Acting #dramaschool #acting #auditions #collegeauditions #inspiration #actingschoolresearch #howtogetintodramaschool
Audition Advice from Carnegie Mellon Faculty
48:05Gary's been on this podcast before, and he'll be on it again. We have such a fun time together. I have referenced back to Gary's teachings so many times in the years we've been coaching students, and it always lands no matter who the student is. He has auditioned thousands upon thousands of students. Honestly, he is one of the best drama school faculty in the world. Currently, he's on faculty at Carnegie Mellon but that's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to his experience and totality of credibility. He is one of the good guys. If you are looking for some support and guidance along your path... Enjoy this episode and take notes from a mentor that helped me get accepted into Juilliard. To stay up to date with the latest college audition tips and helpful content, sign up for our email list at the link below and we’ll welcome you with a special gift! Opt-in here: https://www.howtogetintodramaschool.com/welcome #CarnegieMellon #Faculty #BFA #Acting #auditions #dramaschool #collegeauditions #advice #tips #Interview #monologues #training
Carnegie Mellon Faculty Gary Logan - Expert Shakespeare and Voice Technique (Take notes)
37:58Gary Logan is the Associate Professor of Speech and Dialects at Carnegie Mellon, and formerly Head of the M.F.A. Acting program at The Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington D.C. He has auditioned THOUSANDS of students for drama school and has worked as a voice, text, and dialect coach on over 140 professional productions with companies such as the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Signature Theatre, the Kennedy Center and many more. He is the author of the highly acclaimed The Eloquent Shakespeare, the absolute BEST book you can buy anywhere on how to pronounce the words in Shakespeare's plays. His not only a voice, speech, and Shakespeare expert...he is a world-class mentor and extraordinary influence in the development of young actors. Gary's full bio is here - https://www.drama.cmu.edu/people/faculty-staff/gary-logan/ Beyond his many awards and accomplishments, the way you know Gary is one of the best teachers in the world is the level of artistry his students exhibit after working with him. Listen to this podcast and you a be a better, smarter actor Guaranteed!
BA vs BFA - Acting, Audition, and Interview Tips
22:16Erin Pruziner, USC BA '10, talks about her experience at an outstanding BA acting program and the differences it offers from BFA training.
Challenging Personal Issues | Drama School Audition, Acting, and Interview Tips
23:00In this podcast, Founder Anthony Wofford interviews his AWESOME brother Andrew Wofford (CalArts '14) about handling his dyslexia and other challenging personal issues positively as he prepared for drama school auditions. To receive more content like this and stay up to date with the latest college audition tips and helpful content, enter your email at the link below. howtogetintodramaschool.com/welcome
Juilliard Flutist Shares How To Secrets!
23:19"But wait, she's plays flute." Exactly! Every artist knows there are parallels between disciplines. It's valuable to hear a musician's story of how they got into a great B.F.A. program, so you can gain a broader perspective and increase your chances to training at a top program as well! To receive more content like this and stay up to date with the latest college audition tips and helpful content, enter your email at the link below. howtogetintodramaschool.com/welcome
Founder Anthony Wofford Shares Drama School Audition Tips | Juilliard Graduate Advice
19:43Ever just want to have a simple conversation with a Juilliard actor around the audition process for drama school? Well here it is!
College Audition, Acting, and Interview Tips - Q&A with Juilliard Grad Brandon Gill
18:54-What do drama schools NOT want to see in the audition? -What was it like to audition for Juilliard? -How do I find confidence in myself to audition for the major B.F.A. programs? -How do I find monologues? -Which monologues did you do? -Which schools did you apply for? My Juilliard classmate and close friend Brandon Gill answers all these and more on this podcast. Enjoy! howtogetintodramaschool.com/welcome
Didn't Get Accepted. Now What?
27:29"Rejection" is a word you hear all the time in association with acting. That's because for most actors, auditions are 99% REJECTION. But how you deal with rejection is up to you and often the difference between succeeding and not succeeding. Listen to young actor Mateen Bizar share about his journey auditioning for drama school, getting rejected, and how he dealt with it afterward. If you've ever doubted yourself as an actor, you will find this podcast inspiring and full of great tips on how to handle rejection. To receive more content like this and stay up to date with the latest college audition tips and helpful content, enter your email here and we'll welcome you with a special gift. howtogetintodramaschool.com/welcome
Got Rejected from Juilliard twice, THEN got accepted
25:04Geoff Murphy got rejected from Juilliard MULTIPLE TIMES before getting accepted and getting world-class training. He is an actor in New York City and has wisdom for the auditioning acting student, especially if fear of rejection is in the picture. To stay up to date with the latest college audition tips and helpful content, follow the link below and we'll welcome you with a special gift. howtogetintodramaschool.com/welcome