Why Self Taped Auditions Are Good for Commercial Actors

Why Self Taped Auditions Are Good for Commercial Actors

Written for Casting Networks News by Terry Berland @berlandcasting. Photo credit: M-Production/Shutterstock.com. Self taping auditions have caused a seismic shift in commercial auditioning. Before Covid, most first-call theatrical auditions were self taped, but “not...
How to Not Compromise the Commercial Acting Industry

How to Not Compromise the Commercial Acting Industry

Written for Casting Networks News by Terry Berland @berlandcasting. Photo credit: Lightfield Studios/Shutterstock.com. With a lot of non-union commercials being produced, a lack of union rules protecting the actor comes into play. It is important to protect the...
6 Ways To Plan For Acting Career Longevity 

6 Ways To Plan For Acting Career Longevity 

Written for Casting Networks News by Terry Berland @berlandcasting. Photo credit: Lightfield Studios/Shutterstock.com. This past year and a half certainly brought to the forefront the challenge of how to sustain longevity in an acting career. Astoundingly, it took...
Insider Insight Into Running a Virtual Casting Session

Insider Insight Into Running a Virtual Casting Session

Written for Casting Networks News by Terry Berland @berlandcasting. Photo credit: GaudiLab/Shutterstock.com. Most commercial casting sessions are done virtually now as opposed to in-person. It is obviously safer, more talent can be auditioned, and fewer expenses are...