Apodaca, Jackie
May 2008
Back Stage East;5/1/2008, Vol. 49 Issue 18, p44
Trade Publication
Question & Answer
The article presents questions and answers related to acting profession including how to express gratitude to a casting agent, if a hairstyle change after headshots affects the role, and how to get a starter job on a film without disclosing an actor's identity.


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