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Acting Chicago
Chris Agos, signed by author

Be an artist without starving. Reliable, objective information about the acting profession is hard to come by. Maybe you’re new to the business and don’t know where to start. Maybe you’re training to become and actor, but need practical advice to help launch your career. Maybe you’re a successful theater actor but sense you could boost your acting income. This nature of the industry is to guard secrets and confuse actors who want something from it. This book unlocks those secrets. Written by a Chicago-based career actor, ‘Acting In Chicago’ demystifies the question of how to earn a full-time living as an actor in the Midwest. You’ll get details on:
-The seven ways Chicago actors make money actually acting
-How much career actors can earn
-Local agents and casting directors
-Training resources available to Chicago actors
-Headshots and Resumes the Chicago way
-Auditioning in Chicago
-Working in Chicago
-The actor’s union – SAG/AFTRA
-Other sources of income while your acting career is developing
-And much, much more

Tragos Ventures
Publish Date:
2010, Evanston, IL

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