‘Why You Should Embrace Failure as a Positive’

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Why You Should Embrace Failure as a Positive

by Joanne Baron

 

Excepting failure is one of the critical things that an actor must embrace in order to be successful. In fact, viewing failure as a negative is probably not the right perspective if one is going to be resilient and get back up and keep trying.

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Take your career to the next level with DW Brown. Now enrolling for summer intensives with director, writer, and Studio co-owner, DW Brown. Seating limited – Email info@baronbrown.com or call 310-451-3311 to set up an interview.

 


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Audit Master Class this weekend!

Auditing Now Open to the Public – March 17, 18, 24, 25 10am-6pm

Joanne Baron, Artistic Director of the Baron Brown Studio, will be teaching a Meisner Technique-based Master Class. Joanne has been teaching the Meisner Technique for over 40 years and has trained directly under Sanford Meisner and William Esper. Her Studio, the Baron Brown Studio, is based in Santa Monica and has been home to actors, writers, producers, and directors since 1975.

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Acting is a Life Of Sacrifice…Are You Truly Ready?

Written by Joanne Baron and DW Brown for Backstage Magazine. For original article, please visit: https://www.backstage.com/advice-for-actors/backstage-experts/acting-life-sacrifice-are-you-truly-ready/

Acting is a Life Of Sacrifice…Are You Truly Ready?

For someone who has professed a passion for acting, the question, “Do you really want to act?” will result in an unwavering respond that it’s their dream and that it’s all they’ve ever wanted to do.

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The Self-Critic – An Entry by DW Brown

The Self-Critic

by DW Brown

The normal person has within them a judging presence: judging themselves. And, given
how much this entity, with its whip of shame, dominates our hours and dictates the
course of our lives, let’s take a moment to turn the tables and critique this critic. The
mechanism of self-criticism prides itself on being stark and acute and having a lock on
the ultimate truth about us, certain in its opinions of how we’ve measured up so far, and
how we’re doing in each unfolding moment.

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Acting is a Life Of Sacrifice…Are You Truly Ready?

Acting is a Life Of Sacrifice…Are You Truly Ready?

For someone who has professed a passion for acting, the question, “Do you really want to act?” will result in an unwavering respond that it’s their dream and that it’s all they’ve ever wanted to do.

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Actors…Why Are You Acting?

by Baron Brown Meisner teacher, Sharon Hogg

I had a great conversation with an old student of mine the other night.  From time to time we have our heady conversations about the world at large, its victories and failures and boy oh boy, was there a lot to talk about in light of all that has been happening around us…racial and religious turmoil, our presidential hopefuls, mental illness and ignorance and on the wind down, our beloved, “Art”….the “Art” of acting.

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Backstage Experts Joanne Baron and DW Brown discuss: “Are You Born with Talent?”

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Check out Joanne Baron and DW Brown’s latest contribution to Backstage Magazine

Are You Born with Talent?

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Backstage Experts Joanne Baron and DW Brown “How to Rebuild Your Career After a Hiatus”

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Check out Joanne Baron and DW Brown’s latest contribution to Backstage Magazine

How to Rebuild Your Career After a Hiatus

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