Sheward, David
October 2007
Back Stage East;10/18/2007, Vol. 48 Issue 42, p28
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the job of personal assistant as an employment option for actors. It mentions the views of actor Janet Miller, on the benefits and drawbacks of the job. Miller suggests establishing working hours with the boss before accepting the job, to prevent any complications during auditions or acting classes. It also reports the views of actor Hollie Overton, on the job requirements. Also mentioned are tips from Overton and Miller, to find the personal assistant's job.


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