Why do I feel guilty when successful?

Why do I feel guilty when successful?

Today I am writing about a serious topic: Guilt. These two things: shame and guilt, occasionally travel through my mind at such speed that I am almost unable to tell them apart. So how can I know for sure which one I experience and for what reason? I am also a...
Acting Off Stage

Acting Off Stage

Actors sometimes come through as egocentric, outgoing, extroverted individuals, for some may be too artistic or even difficult people to deal with. I know some difficult actors for sure, but I can also state that 99% of the actors I have met during my career were the...
How to Deal With Insecurities and How to Overcome Them

How to Deal With Insecurities and How to Overcome Them

I got insecure about this post; then I reread the title Do you feel insecure sometimes? Actors often struggle with insecurities since we tend to“outsource” our “resources.” As a linguist, I also realized how interesting it is to see these two words next to each other:...
Do You Need a Diploma in Acting?

Do You Need a Diploma in Acting?

Acting is hard. Stanislavski, the acting guru, said one needs at least 20 years to master the art of acting. So he wrote a few beautiful books on acting for actors and eventually became the founder of the renowned “Method Acting.” Now, how do you learn to act? Some...
Changing Actors’ Perception – for Better Booking Rate

Changing Actors’ Perception – for Better Booking Rate

It has been hard for me to explain to others what professionalism means for a long time. Then I started to coach actors 🙂 I immediately realized how other actors worked (or did not work) to get the thing they wanted the most: success. Let me give you an example: Let’s...