8 Audition Prep Secrets To Book More Work

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Aaron Marcus

Webinar hosted by: Aaron Marcus


Along with his acting and commercial print bookings, Aaron is also the founder of www.HowToModel.com, an incredibly helpful acting and commercial modeling web site – offering hundreds of industry related video blogs. Aaron has given his seminar: Book the Job over 600 times spanning 3 continents. He also offers private online mentoring programs as well as monthly online workshops. You can read more about Aaron on his Stage 32 Profile. Full Bio »

Webinar Summary

Learn directly from Aaron Marcus, A 30+ year full-time Actor who has booked over 1,200 jobs so far! Aaron has a recurring role on House Of Cards and has been cast on shows such as: Gotham, Do No Harm, Law & Order, Rectify, Halt and Catch Fire and The Wire. He has worked on films and commercial projects (TV and Print) for companies such as: Project Almanac, Philomena, “11”, Eugene, A Modest Suggestion, Korea Gate, LifeSavers, Acura, Showtime, Coca Cola and AT&T!

It’s no secret that auditioning is a source of stress for many actors. The audition itself takes so much skill and practice to master that many actors fail to put enough attention on how they prepare before their audition. As the saying goes - failing to prepare is preparing to fail.

There are some very specific things that all actors must do to give themselves their best chance to impress the casting director and others involved in the project. Whether you’re a veteran actor or new to the craft, knowing how to properly prepare yourself before an audition allows you to confidently tackle any role they ask you to play.

In this Stage 32 Next Level Webinar, Aaron Marcus will teach you his best-kept secrets for successfully preparing for an audition – having booked over 1,200 jobs he’s got this down to a science! In this webinar, you will learn step-by-step what you will want to do as soon as you get the email, text or phone call about the audition. You will learn what types of questions to ask, how to research to prepare for your read, memorization techniques, and more.

You will leave this webinar fully prepared to prepare for any audition you face in a manner that will impress every casting director you meet!

What You'll Learn

  • What questions you need to ask before accepting the audition
  • How and what to research in order to best prepare for your read
  • What you should do as soon as you receive the sides
  • Tips in analyzing the sides
  • Techniques to use to help you memorize your lines
  • Learn to use your nervousness to your advantage
  • Acting techniques to help you practice prior to your audition
  • What to do in the casting directors office before your audition
  • Recorded, in-depth Q&A with Aaron!

About Your Instructor

Along with his acting and commercial print bookings, Aaron is also the founder of www.HowToModel.com, an incredibly helpful acting and commercial modeling web site – offering hundreds of industry related video blogs. Aaron has given his seminar: Book the Job over 600 times spanning 3 continents. He also offers private online mentoring programs as well as monthly online workshops.

You can read more about Aaron on his Stage 32 Profile.


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A: If you attend a live online webinar, you will be able to communicate directly with your instructor during the webinar. If you cannot attend a live webinar and purchase an On-Demand webinar, you will have access to the entire recorded broadcast, including the Q&A. 

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A: Yes! After the purchase of a live or On-Demand webinar, you will have on-demand access to the audio recording, which you can view as many times as you'd like for a whole year! 


This was my first webinar seminar and I am so impressed with how professional and smooth everything was. I really enjoyed the seminar today and wanted to show my appreciation and thanks!” - Kimberly Bowie

Wow! I had several "ah-ha" moments during the session from your resources. Gave me some solid clarity and a push to take the next step. Thanks!” - Cody Pottkotter

I recently attended Aaron's actor and commercial-model workshop. Needless to say, the information that he provides is invaluable. Whether a novice or a seasoned professional, his experience in the entertainment industry will guide you to make the right decisions for your career, and avoid serious, yet common mistakes. Aaron brings a lot of energy, enthusiasm, and passion - necessary factors in becoming successful in any profession - and he's no exception to that statement. His generosity is apparent in his ability to share a breadth of information effectively; he is clear and concise, and he answers any and all questions.” – Dave Polgar

He was the most helpful person I've worked with in a while. He was AMAZINGLY professional and very generous with his knowledge and time. I'm new to the area and feel confident about the direction to go in after my session with him. I highly recommend his seminar or a private meeting. Great teacher.” – Lauren Bell Cox

The information you presented is not only helpful for aspiring actors and models but, as the parent of a younger aspiring actor/model I found so much of the information presented to be helpful. I know my daughter walked out having enjoyed herself and feeling like she gained more confidence.” – Andrea von Harten


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