Broadcasting Auditions on Social Media

Broadcasting Auditions on Social Media

Odds are you’ve seen someone do this, or maybe you’ve done it yourself. Broadcasting an audition live on social media using a platform such as Facebook Live or Periscope. The question is, should people be doing this? Today’s special guest contributor is Rob Sciglimpaglia. Not only is he an attorney, he’s also an actor and […]

Are You Making This Audition Mistake?

Are You Making This Audition Mistake?

Sometimes the most effective teaching can come in the form of a quick and simple quote shared by someone with wisdom to offer. With that in mind, I offer something shared by Joe Cipriano recently at the Midwest Voice Over Conference. “When you go into an audition in desperation, you’re not going to get it.” […]

Approaching An Audition

Approaching An Audition

How much differently do you think your results would be if you began approaching every aspect of the voice over audition process as if you already booked the job? Try it and find out.

Pay To Practice?

Pay To Practice?

Help me understand this… You’ve signed up for one of the casting sites. You’ve handed them your credit card number to cover that $400 fee. You’re just starting out in the business, and figure this is a great place to get exposure. And practice. Wait… practice? Did you say you’re going to use the casting […]

When The Best Doesn’t Book

When The Best Doesn’t Book

Do you ever get discouraged after you’ve delivered an audition that was your absolute best, and you still didn’t book the gig? What happens when you nail it, but don’t get it? Subscribe to my YouTube Channel at youtube.marcscottvoiceover.com Subscribe to my Voice Over Newsletter at newsletter.marcscottvoiceover.com

Tips For A More Conversational Voice Over

Tips For A More Conversational Voice Over

The announcer trend has died, it seems. “NO ANNOUNCERS” is written in bold letters in nearly every audition. Instead, every one now asks for a conversational voice over. “We want you to sound like the guy-next-door. Like you’re telling a story to your best friend.” If you’re still trying to master this trick, here’s a […]