Life in Act-uality

Tales of an aspiring actor/adult

Exhausted But Happy


Hey guys. Yesterday was unbelievable. I am honestly so exhausted because I couldn’t sleep I was so happy, WHICH IS THE BEST FEELING EVER! Well maybe not today, given that I have to do stuff, but I digress. Lots to share but for now I gotta sleep.  Frankly I haven’t had time to process it all yet! Here was the general rundown of yesterday though 11 am-   Arrive at the studio for a technical rehearsal-.. Read More

Less than a week to go til showcase


AHH I have less than a week to go until showcase!! And man oh man I am LOSING MY MIND!!! It’s starting to get to the point that the lines are there and now my scene partner and I can just have some fun with it There are a couple parts to the scene that the lines just aren’t coming  until I have fun with it and get really into it ( AS.. Read More

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Photo courtesy of Chris Waits on flicker creative commons

So the scene I’m doing for the showcase requires me to wear a short skirt, and well, it being November and all, I thought it would be a great idea to be a little less pasty! Wrong. Here is my latest video : Self tanner 1 Angela 0 Enjoy! (And any tips for how to get it off please comment below!!)       Ps  Thank you’s and photo credit to Chris Waits.. Read More

“Tips on How to Act”

I recently came across a thread where a young actor was asking for tips on “how to act” and “how to be a better actor.” Lots of people were telling him to “memorize lines”  or read poetry, or maybe workout. All of which is great. But  I wanted to throw in my two cents. ( because you know.. as an ASPIRING actor MYSELF I am clearly knowledgeable enough to impart my wisdom). Naturally the.. Read More


AHHHHHHH I got into an actors showcase at the end of the month!!!!!!!! ajkljajgjakdljgagjkdgaklagdag Basically,  studios in town  often put on “showcases” where they let some of actors get up and perform in front of  casting directors and agents they invite. At the studio I train at, we have to audition  and I GOT IN!!!!! I haven’t performed on stage in a while, I’ve mostly just been concentrating on class so I’m really excited to.. Read More