Whats The Deal?

by Adam Lieblein Choosing The Right Monologue For The Right Audience Or You Probably Shouldn’t Perform Shakespeare For an Agent During the early stages of your acting career, you may occasionally be asked to perform a monologue in an agent’s office. Many theatrical...

Whats The Deal?

by Adam Lieblein Agents Behaving Badly Or If It Looks Like A Duck, and Quacks Like a Duck… In a previous article for this column, I mentioned certain bad behaviors by actors that could cause an actor to lose his agent. Today we look at the opposite side of that issue....

Whats The Deal?

by Adam Lieblein Agents Behaving Badly Or If It Looks Like A Duck, and Quacks Like a Duck… In a previous article for this column, I mentioned certain bad behaviors by actors that could cause an actor to lose his agent. Today we look at the opposite side of that issue....

Whats The Deal?

by Adam Lieblein Overbearing Stage Parents or Whose Audition Is It Anyway? You’re a parent. You’ve chosen to assist (or coerce) your child to get into the business of acting or modeling. You drive them to classes, workshops, and auditions. You got them an agent. You...

Whats The Deal?

by Adam Lieblein My Favorite Agent Just Left My Agency. What Happens Now? or Happy January! Let’s Do The Agency Shuffle! You’ve been lucky enough to have an agent that has championed your career, either theatrically or commercially. This agent has diligently gotten...

Whats The Deal?

by Adam Lieblein The Mysterious World of Print Modeling Commissions or What’s The Deal With Double-Dipping? “My agent stole from me!”   “My agent withdrew commissions twice!” “Those guys charged me 40% commission!” By far the biggest area of confusion among...