Author(s): Simon Dunmore
Actors' Yearbook is the leading contacts directory for actors finding work in stage, screen and radio. It is the only directory to provide really detailed information on each contact, as well as specific advice on how companies and individuals like to be approached - saving hours of further internet research. From agents and casting directors to producing theatres, showreel companies and photographers, Actors' Yearbook editorially selects only the most relevant (and reputable) contacts for the actor. Articles and commentaries provide a valuable insight into the profession, auditions, interviews and securing work. A useful navigational tool in an industry where actors increasingly need to be more informed and take control of their own careers. Actors' Yearbook is thoroughly updated every year and includes more important tools for actors including a casting calendar, and tax, financial and contractual advice. New articles in this edition include Auditioning for Camera, Creating Your Own Work: The Four Major Hurdles and How to Overcome Them, Affective and Affordable Digital Marketing for Actors: Showreels, Voicereels and Websites, Understudying and Digital Wellbeing for Actors.
More than just a directory: includes practical advice and contributions from industry experts Covers all aspects of the profession including agents, co-operative agents, casting directors, directors, showreel and voice demo companies, producing theatres, festivals, TV companies, film schools and radio companies Editorially selected detailed industry information to enable you to manage your own career.
'An essential tool for all actors' - Christine Payne Equity 'Use of this book will save you time and money' - Samuel West '...a map, compass, guide-book' - Simon Callow
Simon Dunmore is a theatre director and drama school teacher.