Attention Must Be Paid

Haber, Paul
May 2008
Back Stage East;5/1/2008, Vol. 49 Issue 18, p17
Trade Publication
The article discusses how actors should read a script in an acting audition. It reports that the Screen Actors Guild rules prohibits a casting director (CD) from asking an actor to improvise. It informs that CDs tell actors that they are free to embellish when they want the actor to improvise. According to Los Angeles, California-based CD Charisse Glenn, the actor should always ask if he or she needs to stick to the script, and then do what they are told.


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