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February 2007

Artist Resource Guide · Acting and Comedy


the cover of An Actor’s Guide—Making it in New York City

An Actor’s Guide—Making it in New York City
Glenn Alterman

Promoting Your Acting Career: A Step-By-Step Guide To Opening The Right Doors
Glenn Alterman

The Sitcom Career Book: A Guide to the Louder Faster Funnier World of TV Comedy
Mary Lou Belli

The Back Stage Actor’s Handbook: The How-To and Who-To-Contact Reference for Actors, Singers, and Dancers
Sherry Eaker (editor)

How I Broke into Hollywood: Success Stories from the Trenches
Pablo F. Fenjves

Careers for Extroverts & Other Gregarious Types
Jan Goldberg

Roadmap to Stardom: How to Break into Acting in Hollywood
Rif K. Haffar

Get on TV!: The Insider’s Guide to Pitching the Producers and Promoting Yourself
Jacquie Jordan

Acting in the Million Dollar Minute: The Sequel
Tom Logan

Careers for the Stagestruck & Other Dramatic Types
Lucia Mauro

Opportunities in Acting Careers
Dick Moore

Acting Is a Job: Real-life Lessons About the Acting Business
Jason Pugatch

Comedy FAQs And Answers: How The Stand-Up Biz Really Works
Dave Schwensen

How to be a Working Comic: An Insider’s Guide to a Career in Stand-Up Comedy
Dave Schwensen

Presenting on TV and Radio: An Insider’s Guide
Janet Trewin

An Actor Prepares to Live in New York City: How to Live Like a Star Before You Become One
Craig Wroe


Association of Talent Agents (ATA)
Non-profit trade association representing talent agencies in the industry.
Information for actors, casting calls, film reviews, audition, and acting jobs.

Entertainment jobs, internships and career information in the entertainment industry.