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Act to be expressive, not impressive.

Published December 6, 2021 1 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Act to be expressive, not impressive." Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice &...

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Use your body, voice and imagination to take your place in life

Published December 6, 2021 2 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Use your body, voice and imagination to take your place in life" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop fea...

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Playing the positive opens you up to a world of possibility!

Published November 24, 2021 11 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Playing the positive opens you up to a world of possibility!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuri...

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Stay connected by fighting for something in a loving relationship!

Published November 20, 2021 17 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Stay connected by fighting for something in a loving relationship!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop f...

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Specificity kills cliché

Published November 8, 2021 28 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Specificity kills cliché" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice & Speech...

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Playing the positive opens a world of possibilities!

Published November 1, 2021 43 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Playing the positive opens a world of possibilities!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Maste...

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First, foremost and finally - you are professional storytellers!

Published October 21, 2021 45 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "First, foremost and finally - you are professional storytellers!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop fea...

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The words cost you something.

Published October 12, 2021 102 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "The words cost you something" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice & Speech Coa...

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Acting is about winning the scene!

Published October 5, 2021 74 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Acting is about winning the scene" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice & Speec...

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Gotta feel it to heal it!

Published September 27, 2021 69 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Gotta feel it to heal it!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice & Speech Coach,...

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There is power in stillness

Published September 21, 2021 72 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "There is power in stillness" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice & Speech Coac...

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Play the love, it's all you need

Published September 12, 2021 58 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Play the love, it's all you need" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice & Sp...

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There's power in practice.

Published September 6, 2021 79 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "There's Power in Practice" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice & Speech Co...

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Leading players lead the way in outrageousness and imagination - as justified by the script.

Published August 23, 2021 111 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Leading players lead the way in outrageousness and imagination - as justified by the script" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday f...

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An Amendment!

Published August 21, 2021 81 Views

  An Amendment! Please note the correction below to our most recent newsletter!   New York Professional Actor Training comes to your home next Saturday! Our International, Intergalactic Acting Jam continues next Saturday, featuring Master Voice & Speech...

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Acting is believing!

Published August 21, 2021 104 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Acting is believing" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice & Speech Coach, Patri...

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Summer Stories

Published August 19, 2021 122 Views

  Summer Intensive 2021 Newsletter A look back at the Summer Intensive 2021! "I convince myself I am an artist by my actions and the world is my witness." August 1, 2021 ~ New York City + Zoom The Work THE DREAMER EXAMI...

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Aim your heart at the heart you wish to reach.

Published August 18, 2021 116 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Aim your heart at the heart you wish to reach" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice...

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Transform fear into positive, fighting action!

Published August 13, 2021 149 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Transform fear into positive, fighting action!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voic...

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Gratitude Attitude

Published July 20, 2021 116 Views

Gratitude Attitude

Gratitude for everything. None of us are here without teachers. Every action you do and every word you speak is either bringing you closer to people or it’s creating distance. Because words are tools and words are all we have to express what we’re feeling. I mean, how do we create re...

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Authenticity

Published July 19, 2021 112 Views

Authenticity

This is a really big deal for everybody. You got to stick to your guns, folks. When you stop listening to your instincts, you’ve anesthetized your talent. We are in the emotional,  the emotion transfer business. I have it here and I transfer it there. The worst direction you're ev...

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Take the trip of the text!

Published June 20, 2021 2 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Take the trip of the text!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice & Speech Coac...

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I convince myself I am an artist, by my actions, and the world is my witness.

Published June 13, 2021 17 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "I convince myself I am an artist, by my actions, and the world is my witness." Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturda...

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Find the trigger for every word I speak and every move I make!

Published June 6, 2021 9 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Find the trigger for every word I speak and every move I make!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop feat...

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Play the positive! The positive opens you up to a world of possibility!

Published May 23, 2021 18 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Play the positive!  The positive opens you up to a world of possibility!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturda...

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Fight for what you want using your Head, Heart & Hips!

Published May 16, 2021 23 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Fight for what you want using your Head, Heart & Hips!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featurin...

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Fight for what you want! Beware of picking up your partner's tone.

Published May 2, 2021 32 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Fight for what you want! Beware of picking up your partner's tone." Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Works...

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Your preparation is only up to you!

Published April 18, 2021 33 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Your preparation is only up to you!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Master Voice & Spe...

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The script is black and white. It's up to us to color it in!

Published April 11, 2021 28 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "The script is black and white. It's up to us to color it in!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop fea...

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Acting is a wildly inappropriate way to live your life!

Published April 4, 2021 43 Views

  Major Tom to Ground Control Our Weekly Recap, Resources & Recommendations for Actors, Directors & Creatives "Acting is a wildly inappropriate way to live your life!" Thanks to those of you who joined us yesterday for the Saturday Workshop featuring Ma...

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