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    Acting In Horror Movies Is Fun

    I have been in two local low budget Independent horror flicks (Splatter Movie and Basic Slaughter). I had small roles and just played a victim that ended up getting killed in both films, but it was a really fun experience for me. I hope that i will get a chance to act in...
    alwaysalone alwaysalone 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 30, 2008

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    My Passion For Acting

    Im in my first year of college and felt the need to pursue something more creative and so I've started to take acting lessons.I love acting. Normally Im a shy girl but in acting class I really lose myself and become immersed in my character, their thoughts and feelings.  At...
    kiwigirl89 kiwigirl89 22-25, F 4 Responses May 28, 2008

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    I Get the Giggles...alot :)

    I really like acting, i find myself mostly playing the comedy roles. I am taking Drama as one of my options at school and soon i'll getting graded on it, scary thought because although i like to act, i can't stop laughing most of the time! I'm hoping to build up my confidence and...
    twilightcrazed twilightcrazed 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 12, 2008

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    Acting

    It lets one self become different people and feel different things.Its really fun!
    kime kime 16-17, F Dec 6, 2008

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    It's so special what acting can do

    for people, because in the moment on stage when you are becoming a different character you can forget anything that's bothering you, or hurting you and just focus on the character you're playing. I love it. I've seen shy people gain a voice, people struggling with depression...
    LoveGracee LoveGracee 18-21, F Jan 3

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    I Act

    I first started acting on the stage when I was young However I soon learned how to act off the stage and have since become a pro at acting without others knowing I am (some may call this lying). Acting is my passion however, even though I am a nerd and an engineer by day...
    sharpenom sharpenom 18-21, M Dec 30, 2009

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    Theatre Life

    My whole family are performers, but i don't mean that we live to perform or we perform to live. We are just performers. We all love the arts any kind of arts...  My mum has performed in various plays back home in the philippines when she was still in school. She's a great...
    krystlelane krystlelane 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 1, 2008

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    It allows me to come away from myself

    for a bit and take on a different perspective
    Jred4ever Jred4ever 13-15, F Nov 8

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    I can act like any character I know from any

    shows or stories. I often play those acting games with my best friend where we act like a certain character we chose for each other for about a week or even a month anytime anywhere. I often got stuck with the creepiest, insane or most perverted character for some reason...
    Neunte Neunte 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    I Can Be Anything

    I love to experience things, and do things, and understand other people and their motives. And acting helps a lot with that. When you act you can do anything and be anyone. I love stepping into character and becoming someone else and letting all my inhibitions go and just...
    JonFurniss JonFurniss 18-21, M 4 Responses May 22, 2008

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    Booked Grimm!! Only had 2 lines

    but had my own trailer and everything!
    gruubsgrady gruubsgrady 18-21, M 3 Responses May 3

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    I do it at school and i'd really like to

    continue with acting as a job -hopefully - one day.
    xpinkunicornsx xpinkunicornsx 13-15, F May 28

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    Normally, the best part of my day is drama class

    and Improv group during lunch. For improv, we basically play improv games and there isn't actually a grade or anything since it isn't a class. Anyway, there's a talent show coming up and the teacher in charge of putting it together asked the improv group to do something for that...
    Juls4 Juls4 18-21, F Mar 18

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    There Is No Higher Love

    My passion for performing is insurmountable. I can't imagine a future, of my own, without it. My love for acting goes as far back as my first memory of me, as a 5 year old, in my grandmother's walk-in closet pretending to be anything my mind could come up with; a singer, dancer...
    Blavoe Blavoe 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 31, 2012

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    I really love to act.

    The only sad thing that there is no drama clubs where I live. Only sometimes at school I get to act out scenes in my history class. Sometimes my history teacher would let us write our own plays with a partner(s) and we could act them out in front of the class. It's really fun. I...
    VampireQueen17 VampireQueen17 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 17

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    I'm 17 and have been acting

    since I was 9, I have gotten several small roles in movies and have lead hundreds of stage plays. I'm auditioning for a scholarship at the Preforming Arts School in London.
    HandsomePrince1 HandsomePrince1 16-17, M Oct 4

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    Acting is my beloved career I just want to be

    an actress live it fully with passion and love. Nice to meet you people ;)
    lucepixy lucepixy 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    I recently just got into acting

    and I must that it requires critical analytical skills as well as thinking outside the box. When the movie, "the dark knight" was in production. Heath Ledger, who played the infamous Joker, locked himself up in his motel room for one month to prepare for his role (real...
    hulaiku hulaiku 22-25, M Aug 18

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    Film is all I've ever thought about.

    Yes I've thought about guys, sex, love, money, makeup and food, but the main thing I've thought about one hundred percent every day with a passion and pure love for is film. I fell in love with films at the young age of 5. I used to watch all the cartoons on TV and disney...
    Immortal36 Immortal36 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 11

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    Exit Stage Left....

    I have always loved acting.  I first stepped on stage at the age of 8 in a school play.  Since then I have been hooked on acting.  I have a diploma and a degree in acting.  I even moved to the capital of my country which is the arts city of New Zealand...
    renegadeangel renegadeangel 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 12, 2007

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    It's so hard

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    Unknownimus Unknownimus 18-21, F Jul 14

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    I'm an actress from New Zealand,

    and I have massive dreams to be an actress in America, and I know it's never gonna happen, as im just another person with that dream and not everyone can do it, but my life goal is to be an actress for theatre&film. I don't know why I'm writing this I just need to get it out...
    TaylaT21 TaylaT21 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    I love acting with every ounce of my being, and have since I was eight years old. I love the idea of being able to escape my mundane life and be something entirely new and different. To be able to not only portray the story in which you are undertaking, but to be able to sell it...
    Seshat Seshat 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16, 2012

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    okay so I've been into acting

    for about 3 years now. I love it so much it makes me feel incredible and I'm so confident when I'm on stage! my mom supports me and she says she'll do whatever she has to to help me make my dreams come true<3 anyway, we don't know where to start. I've been in many plays and...
    graceespencerr1 graceespencerr1 13-15, F Mar 23

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    From Me To You.

    Do not give up! Don't settle for normal! Always be yourself, everyone else is taken. Your dreams are real, your talent is real. You can do this. Dont doubt yourself, dont ever for two seconds think you cant do what you were born to do. Simply reply to haters with a SMILE :) We...
    Lightbulbdontask Lightbulbdontask 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 11, 2013

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    Recently I've been into acting.

    I film myself doing monolouges (particularly mean girls) and idk its just really interesting. Ever since I was a little kid I wanted to be an actress. I one time or ( multiple times) had the oppurtunity to be in a low budget film. Our acting teacher liked directing movies and...
    rosepetalsgirl rosepetalsgirl 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    One of my dreams in life is to act,

    and, I discovered it through acting in my school. I did two school plays last year, but only got the roles of extras, so, this year I figured that I'd get a major role now that the seniors are gone, and I was cut completely. I was devastated, and then one of my friends pointed...
    Nix0 Nix0 16-17, M 1 Response Oct 5

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    My Life

    I'm very shy and quiet so I often feel like my life is an act when I pretend to be outgoing and out there. lol sounds corny but yea it's true. I guess that's why acting comes naturally to me. I oddly don't have stage fright as long as I have a...
    Beingmeinstead Beingmeinstead 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2009

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    Jessica1357 Jessica1357 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 7

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    I've met some of the best people I've known

    through theatre, I love it so much. Improv is the best<3 the sense of humor drama kids have makes life marvelous.
    itsallii itsallii 18-21, F Jan 3

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    I really love acting I am 14 I live in Wisconsin

    and I've been acting since I was seven and old enough to get into plays The most recent play I've done is don't stop believing and it's not the traditional kind you would think of. I got to play the lead role in which was both parts because they did not have a jake so I got to...
    Khaleesi1Regan Khaleesi1Regan 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 28

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    Acting's My Passion

    I definitely want to be an actress when I get older. In fact, I read pretty much anything 'monologue' material out loud. It's been one of my favorite things to do, since I get to put on so many different masks. It's like, I'm not 'me' anymore, I'm this other person...
    AquaFlame819 AquaFlame819 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5, 2009

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    All of my thespians out there please help

    support by buying this Tshirt!!! http://www.tfund.com/Thespian $18 and it ends in 11 days
    Theforgotten4 Theforgotten4 16-17, F Oct 28

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    I'm Finally Going to Do It

    There is a community theater in my area that puts on the most amazing productions each year.... they usually do 8 a year. They always have open auditions for each one and I have never been able to audition for one due to my schedule. Well my schedule is such that now I am able to...
    weather1965 weather1965 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 14, 2008

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    No Longer Afraid

    I was always the quiet girl that sat in the back corner of the classroom, desperately hoping not to be noticed. When my grandmother, a woman I greatly admired and was very close to, died I became afraid to talk to most people. I rarely left my room, and I said next to nothing...
    ADreamerWithAPen ADreamerWithAPen 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 7, 2010

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    salemgirma salemgirma 18-21, F Mar 2

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    It took a while to discover my acting talent -

    but I'm told I'm really good at it & it's so much fun to act as different characters and see the world through their eyes and with their opinions
    2t3v3 2t3v3 16-17, M Feb 18

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    Starting Agian...

    Acting is my thin place.The place I feel connected most to myself, others, and the world around me.  It's a spiritual experience, my church, my mosque, my cathedral, synagogue.I star rehearsals for my next show in a couple weeks.  Time to enter my thin place again...
    passionateactorxox passionateactorxox 31-35, M 10 Responses Jan 27, 2010

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    Jessica1357 Jessica1357 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 7

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    I have wanted to be an actor

    since I was little. I've been I several school plays and am always acting out in front of friends. I can do multiple accents and am very good at pretending to be someone else. Any pointers on my first audition?
    colbyw93 colbyw93 18-21, M Feb 11

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    Talk About Being Sinister

    i love acting but im sooo shy, anyway i used hate drama but in yr 9 i started to love and then i took for GCSE in yr 10, so now im in yr 11 and we've just finished the coursework and when we go back after xmas we beginning our final perfomance - cant w8! Anyway, there was this...
    hiddenmystery hiddenmystery 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2008

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    I have loved acting ever

    since middle school. I have been helping folks into the industry for the past 20 years and was recently recognized by our industry here in Oregon for my efforts with the "Super Fine Talent Support Award". I have also run my own talent agency for the past 16 years here in...
    DamonRJones DamonRJones 51-55, M Jan 29

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    I'm currently taking an acting class,

    and I love it... Acting is my favorite thing to do. But I get so incredibly nervous performing, so that I even shake until I do a lot of practicing.
    yousillyboy yousillyboy 18-21, F Mar 14

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    Hey I'm gonna be auditioning

    for a play and a few months and I was wondering if anybody knew some new alto music I could learn and sing at the audition plz comment or pm me :)
    Khaleesi1Regan Khaleesi1Regan 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 19

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    I just got my Higher drama exam script- Men

    Should Weep by Isa Lambert Stewart. I'm doing Act 3 the fight between Alec and Isa. I'm Alec. I can't wait
    HandsomePrince1 HandsomePrince1 16-17, M Oct 5

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    I love to act, and people have always tried to

    crush my dreams about wanting to become and actor but I keep pushing on and looking forward to the day when I tell them wrong... When I was in grade 9 I auditioned for the role in one of my school plays, and I had never been in a play before, so I expected I would get a small...
    Nick221B Nick221B 13-15, M Sep 5

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    Especially in high school,

    you can find yourself in playing other people. It sounds weird, but acting gave me so much confidence and helped me so much, I couldn't live without it.
    RandomStumble RandomStumble 18-21, F May 18

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