RESUMES, PORTFOLIOS, & AUDITIONS //

 

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RÉSUMÉS

Best Resumes for College Students and New Grads: Jump-Start your Career!
Louise M. Kursmark. Jist Works, c2012.
Greenfield REF 650.14 K969 2012
Extensive advice and sample resumes for the new college graduate.
Accelerating on the Curves: The Artist's Roadmap to Success.
Katharine T. Carter & Associates. Running Hare Press, c2010.
Greenfield 702.3 Ac222k
For visual artists, the essential guidebook that covers all aspects of career development.
Acting Professionally: Raw Facts about Careers in Acting.
Robert Cohen and James Calleri. 7th ed. Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Greenfield 792.028023 C66a 2009
This career guide offers good advice on headshots and resumes for the aspiring actor.
Your Dance Resume: A Guide to Self-Marketing for Performers.
Eric Wolfram. Updated & expanded ed. Dancepress Digital, c2007.
Greenfield 793.3023 W833y 2007s
This career guide offers advice specifically for dancers.
High Impact Résumés and Letters: How to Communicate your Qualifications to Employers.
Ronald L. Krannich and William J. Banis. 9th ed. Impact, c2006.
Greenfield REF 650.14 K861h 2006
A comprehensive guide to writing resumes and cover letters for all types of jobs.
The Resume Kit.
Richard H. Beatty. 4th ed. Wiley, c2000.
Greenfield REF 650.14 B38rk 2000
A comprehensive guide to writing resumes and cover letters for all types of jobs.

PORTFOLIOS

Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market: Where & How to Sell your Illustration, Fine Art, Graphic Design & Cartoons.
Writer's Digest Books, c1994- Published annually.
SEE ALSO Writer's Digest "market" books: Photographer's market, Children's writer's & illustrator's market, etc.
Greenfield REF 702.3 Ar7855 2012
This directory-plus offers over 2,000 listings in a wide range of markets. A must-see for the creative professional.
Designing a Digital Portfolio.
Cynthia Baron. 2nd ed. New Riders, c2010.
Greenfield 741.6068 B268d 2010
Expert advice for visual designers, this book focuses on digital portfolios within the larger context of marketing your work.
Developing and Maintaining a Design-Tech Portfolio: a Guide for Theatre, Film, and TV.
Rafael Jaen. Focal Press, c2006.
Greenfield 792.0250688 J179d
Well organized detailed advice on all aspects of portfolio construction from an industry expert.
Portfolio Design.
Harold Linton. 3rd ed. W.W. Norton, c2003.
Greenfield 720.23 L658pd 2003
A guide to print and digital portfolios for those in the architecture and environmental design disciplines.
The Graphic Designer's Guide to Portfolio Design.
Debbie Rose Myers. 2nd ed. J. Wiley & Sons, c2009.
Greenfield 741.60688 M992g 2009
A colorful and inspirational guide to the technical aspects of creating a great portfolio.
How to Create Fantasy Art for Video Games.
Bill Stoneham. Barron's, 2010.
Greenfield 794.8 St728h 2010
Also in Ebrary
This guide is arranged in sections that move you from concept sketches, through selecting tools and software, to 3D digital modeling.
Getting a Job in CG: Real Advice from Reel People.
Sean Wagstaff. Maya press/SYBEX, c2004.
Ebrary
For those interested in working in computer graphics, this is an essential guide that includes advice on building a portfolio.
The following books offer advice on how-to audition.

For books that contain collections of sample readings to use during an audition, search the subject headings
MONOLOGUES and DIALOGUES

The Art of Auditioning: Techniques for Television.
Rob Decina. Allworth Press, c2004..
Greenfield Vault 791.45028 D357a
This book is designed to help with audition preparation as well as what to do during the audition.
The Audition Process: Anxiety Management and Coping Strategies.
Stuart Edward Dunkel. Pendragon Press, 1989.
Music ML3830 .D9 1989
This book concentrates on psychological aspects of the audition process such as performance anxiety.
Auditions: A Practical Guide.
Richard Evans. Routledge, c2009.
Greenfield 792.028 Ev16a
An important step-by-step guide to the inner workings of the acting profession including extensive advice on auditions and monologues.
Get the Callback: The Art of Auditioning for Musical Theatre.
Jonathan Flom. Scarecrow Press, c2009.
Music MT956 .F56 2009
Important advice for all aspects of auditioning for musical theatre.
Self-Management for Actors: Getting Down to (Show) Business.
Bonnie Gillespie. 3rd ed. Cricket Feet Pub., c2009.
Greenfield 792.028023 G412s 2009
An important step-by-step guide to the inner workings of the acting profession including extensive advice on auditions and monologues.
Thank You--That's All We Need For Today--: A Practical Guide to Musical Theatre Auditions.
Mary Hammond with Emer Gillespie and Nigel Lilley. Edition Peters, c2009.
Music MT956 .H265 2009 includes CD
Important audition advice for those interested in working in singing, dancing and musicals.
How To Be a Working Actor: The Insider's Guide to Finding Jobs in Theater, Film, and Television.
Mari Lyn Henry & Lynne Rogers. 5th ed. Back Stage Books, c2008.
Greenfield 792.028023 H396h 2008
One of the most comprehensive resources for actors.
The Audition Book: Winning Strategies for Breaking into Theater, Film, and Television.
Ed Hooks. 3rd ed., rev., enl. Back Stage Books, 2000.
Greenfield 792.028 H764a 2000
A guide to the art of auditioning in every performance field.
How Not to Audition: Avoiding the Common Mistakes Most Actors Make.
Ellie Kanner and Denny Martin Flinn. Lone Eagle, c2003.
Greenfield Vault 792.028 K133h
Practical advice in a funny and readable manner.
Successful Singing Auditions.
Gillyanne Kayes & Jeremy Fisher. Routledge, 2002.
Music MT892 .K294 2002
The authors draw on their extensive experience in voice training and auditioning to create a complete guide for the singer.
The Monologue Audition: A Practical Guide for Actors.
Karen Kohlhaas. Limelight Editions, 2000.
Greenfield 792.028 K824ma
A highly detailed look at an actor's audition using monologues, including story structure, staging movements, and exiting strategies.
An Actor's Guide: Your First Year in Hollywood.
Michael Saint Nicholas. 3rd ed. Allworth Press, c2006.
Greenfield 791.43028023 Sa24a 2006
This book includes all the essential details in order to work in Hollywood, including a chapter on the audition process.
Auditioning and Acting for the Cameras: Proven Techniques for Auditioning and Performing in Film, Episodic TV, Sit-Coms, Soap Operas, Commercials, and Industrials.
John Warren Shepard. Smith and Kraus, c2003.
Greenfield Vault 791.45028 Sh47a 2003
Emphasis on successful techniques in front of a camera including many exercises dealing with a variety of situations.

Searching the Catalog by Subject

The University Libraries combine their holdings in one ONLINE CATALOG. Use it to find books, videos, CDs, scores, journal titles, etc. To locate all of the materials the library holds on a topic, it is most efficient to search by subject. Enter the SUBJECT HEADINGS following the exact spelling and form. These subject headings are standard and are used in most libraries.
ACTING--AUDITIONS
ACTING--VOCATIONAL GUIDANCE
ART--MARKETING
ART PORTFOLIOS--DESIGN
ART--VOCATIONAL GUIDANCE
DANCE--AUDITIONS
EMPLOYMENT INTERVIEWING
FILM MAKEUP
PERFORMING ARTS--VOCATIONAL GUIDANCE
RÉSUMÉS--EMPLOYMENT
SINGING--AUDITIONS
THEATRICAL MAKEUP

Last updated: 2/18/13




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