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Keep the Drama in Front of the Camera! Conflict Resolution for Film and Television
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The definitive DIY guide to solving interpersonal problems on set, in the production office, or in the boardroom. Contains step-by-step instructions for resolving creative and other differences effectively. Also includes worksheets and other resources to keep your production flowing smoothly.
Learn how to become an actress
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 38,470. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A guide to becoming an actress in any country at any age.
The Secret to Success in the Music Industry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,730. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
An insightful read into the many aspects singers first encounter when they embark into the music industry. The book gives fundamental information to point singers in the right direction on how to make it in the industry.
Conquering the Film and Television Audition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,910. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Detailed guide to giving a great Film and Television Audition
Conflict Resolution for Musicians (and Other Cool People)
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 40,900. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The definitive DIY guide to solving people problems and getting back in the groove. For creatives of all kinds (and those who live or work with them), this valuable handbook contains step-by-step instructions for resolving creative differences effectively and includes worksheets and other resources to keep your collaborations flowing smoothly.
The Venue Book: Keys To Conquering Country Music Booking
Price: $99.50 USD. Words: 56,950. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
"The Venue Book" is essentially the encyclopedia of country music venues. It boasts contact information for more than 3,500 venues nationwide. It contains venue listings for every state in the US, and D.C. "The Venue Book" is laid out in an easy to read format that is time saving and efficient. also contains informational & educational articles to help anyone get started with booking.
How To Be a Successful Actor: Becoming an Actorpreneur
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A book that cuts to the truth of the acting industry- written from an outsider's point of view. Catherine Balavage grew up in a small Scottish town without either the proper training, or industry contacts prior to her career. The book includes advice from casting directors Amy Hubbard and Richard Evans, actor Andrew Tiernan and an exclusive interview with Spotlight amongst industry professionals
The Low Budget Screenplay, How to Write a Produce-able Script
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The Low-Budget Screenplay, How to Write a Produce-able Script gives writers tools to not only write a great story, but to get the script to the screen. The book is not a "paint-by-numbers" guide, but rather a basic and advanced guide to character, plot and story elements and it also offers readers a strategy, showing how to take an idea from a premise to the final draft.
Shooting Yourself in the Head for Fun and Profit: A Writer's Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,400. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Post Mortem Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
Join award-winning author Lucy A. Snyder for this guide to working, surviving and thriving as a writer in a world that often doesn’t properly value creative professionals. Snyder — who’s authored ten books and over 200 stories, poems, and articles — shares her no-nonsense advice
How to Start in Stand-Up Comedy: A Guide to Becoming a Comedian in Toronto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
How to Start in Stand-Up Comedy: A Guide to Becoming a Comedian in Toronto is the first and only how-to book on stand-up comedy in Canada. This easy workbook gives inside information on writing your first jokes, getting stage time, and getting ahead fast in Canadian comedy. Winner of multiple international awards!
The Blue Collar Screenwriter and The Elements of Screenplay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,500. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
For more than thirty years, Robert Gosnell has seen his work produced in network television, syndicated television, basic and pay cable and theatrical and independent films. This book recounts his journey from blue-collar worker to Hollywood screenwriter, and the hurdles encountered and lessons learned along the way, along with detailed information on screenwriting form and format.
The Art of the Soundcheck
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
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The long awaited handbook for surviving in the audio production business. Mandatory reading for anyone planing a career in sound for studio or stage. M. Erik Matlock shares a wealth of wisdom earned over 20 years in audio production. He is a veteran of church, studio, stage, touring, theater, concert, corporate and installation sound.
Rise. Fall. Rise.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,460. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
So you want to be a star, and become rich and famous? You want to leave that small town of yours and not come back until you're a household name? Are you a dreamer? Not interested in a cubicle career? Then you better know what you're really getting yourself into. This book is a journey book that will guide you from A to B and virtually guarantees your success. Really, or your money back
How To Be A Working Comic: An Insider's Business Guide To A Career In Stand-Up Comedy - Revisited, Revised & Revamped
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The classic business book on stand-up comedy is back - revisited, revised and revamped. Considered "The Guidebook" by many aspiring and working comics, Dave Schwensen shares more insider advice than any other manual. Adding to the author's behind the scenes expertise are insightful and advice filled interviews with proven comedy talents and industry insiders.
The Actor's Road to Hollywood
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 30,200. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
The Actor’s Road to Hollywood is for actors who are considering a professional career in film and television. This book is a guide as to what is required to be a working professional actor in Los Angeles and other national markets. Included are some of the author's personal experiences and anecdotes of working in Hollywood.
Walking On-Air, How to be a Radio Presenter
Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 25,050. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A short and exceptionally powerful book cited by high achievers in the world of radio as a must read. Full of techniques, ideas and trade secrets, Walking On-Air is a motivational and inspiring read for professionals and newcomers to the industry, particularly in the UK.
My Kid Has Talent! Now What?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,810. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Thinking about taking your child's acting opportunities to the next level? Reading "My Kid Has Talent! Now What?" gives an inside look at one family's journey through the maze of the Hollywood entertainment industry. From starting local to Hollywood living, agents to auditions, budgets to traffic, this book provides you with invaluable advice that only someone who has been through it can give.
The Rising Stars Guide For Show Biz Kids And Their Parents
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,310. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The Rising Stars Guide For Show Biz Kids will teach you everything you need to know about getting started in this fun and lucrative business. Auditions, work permits, agents, unions, call-backs, wardrobe, coaching, contracts, finances, photographs and training. From commercials to sitcoms, movies to modeling. Get started today with this easy to understand guide.
$60K Jobs: The Bartender
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A creative approach to helping people find and obtain a great job that does not require a College degree of previous experience and pays well. Follow the weekly step by step process in this book to achieve $5K per month income as a Bartender.
The Model You
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 72,960. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
So you want to become a model. Here’s how! The Model You will guide you through the transition from dreaming about it to managing your modeling career. Learn how to choose a career path, set realistic goals, find photographers and agents, build your portfolio, market yourself, avoid scams and creeps, and much more. Interviews with models and agents and a chapter for parents are included.

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