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Benefits of acting training for kids – it’s not just for acting

I was just in deep discussion, with a dad, who has teenage daughter who wanted to be an actress when she was younger with all of her heart, but she did not pursue it… He told me she had expressed a huge interest in acting, when she was in elementary school. She did take dance when she was younger and still does, but he and his wife never put her into acting training because they felt…

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Is your child a happy actor? How can you tell?

As the parent of an actor or actress, you will inevitably at some point ask yourself, is this really my child’s dream and are they truly happy doing it? For some it comes early on in the process and for others a bit further into the acting journey. Is my child a happy actor? Is my child a happy actress? And how can you really tell? For me it came early…

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Child Actor Audition Videos – our top 5 picks – young actors at their best!

Our top 5 picks on video auditions of young actors that were going up for big roles. All of these child actors are still on their acting journeys!  One of the things you should be doing with your child actor is watching other audition videos of child actors. Watch it once through first. Then the second or third time, ask your child to pick out the things that she or he really felt…

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Raising a happy successful Child Actor – the top 10 things that may surprise you

Below are the top 10 surprising things that you may not know just yet and you should know, as the parent of a professional child actor or child actress. These are tips and recommendations that will help in raising a happy successful child actor. The most surprising child actor tips have come from countless, long, but hugely enjoyable hours. I’ve spent a lot of time in acting workshops, classrooms, and heard from parents of actors. I’ve also been…