Unsure of what to give your friends this holiday season? Check out our list of perfect gifts for the actor in your life.
Masterclass Online ($15/month) is an excellent way to brush up your skills and professional development from your home or mobile device. With the annual all-access pass you have access to 65 classes to choose from and within the TV, Film and Entertainment industry. Lessons from industry leaders such as Steve Martin, Ron Howard, Jodi Foster, Samuel L. Jackson, and Ken Burns are available.
Are you committed to making your self tapes look as professional as possible in 2020? Amazon provides a wide range of Self Tape Kits available for different price points! This particular kit ($33.99) comes with an 8” dimmable ring light, adjustable tripod stand, selfie stick, small mirror, phone holder and a ball head mount. Head over to Amazon to check out a wide range of options available to make your in-home self tapes the best they can be.
Want to attend a workshop or sign up for training to improve your skills? Make sure to check out the 2020 Art of Combat events held in both New York and Las Vegas. The company also offers Lansing classes too, if that perfect part requires some additional skills; they’ve got you covered. Prices vary depending on class.
Sight-singing classes are geared towards professionals who are able to match pitch and want to learn more about developing their craft. Three levels of instruction will be offered for the duration of the six-week course and the course will be offered three to four times a year. The class is open to union members and pre-members. SAG-AFTRA, AEA, and AFM members pay a reduced affordable fee of $100 (Prices vary depending on union affiliation/status).
For those theatre lovers, why not decorate your house with this year-round decorative “Stage Left – Stage Right” pillow. This hand-made Etsy pillow is sure to bring a smile to any theatre lovers living room or bedroom ($39.99).
Always getting a sore throat before an audition? Make sure to give them a gift this year that can go a long way like Soothing Throat tea ($16.50). This herbal tea is sure to bring comfort to those who sing and perform regularly. This one pack can make up to 24 cups of tea!
Why not give the ultimate actor’s survival guide book to someone you love this year, written by “The Office Ladies” podcast and “The Office” star, Jenna Fischer. The story is written by Jenna herself and starts her journey at 22 when she moved to Los Angeles to start her career.
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With the recent release of Disney+ and AppleTV+, we now have more options available for us to stream premium and original content. With Disney+, you may be able to check your Verizon membership further to see if you qualify for a free year of Disney+. If you are purchasing an apple product you may be eligible for a free year of AppleTV+.