Since Josette Dwyer began working with April, she's booked a feature that she stars in which will be in theatres this fall. She's starred in the off broadway world premiere of "Accidental Kiss" and has recently signed with new management.
Well, goals come when you've reached this moment of just plain old-fashioned: F*ck It.
When you've written your list of complaints and are ready to take action.
Your to-do list comes from the list of things you need to do to move those complaints out of the way.
For example, you want to be on film/tv?
Who is the writer?
How do you handle this writer's work? (Because there is a trick to getting all of Shonda Rhimes lines out of your mouth on one breath and if you don't know it, you're not going to learn it the day before an audition.)
What do the folks on that show look like?
How do they package themselves? Do you look like you're a part of their world?
If not, what are you sitting around complaining about, you got plenty of work to do ...
Get to it and start by watching this video:
Want to learn more? Watch the video above
And then post your questions in the comments below.
The invitation to ask questions is really for folks who have actually watched the video. Not just generic questions. We'll be able to tell by your question whether or not you watched the video until the end.
We'll only be responding to questions related to the video...
This is a conversation and an exchange of ideas...
This conversation is also only for those who are truly at their F*CK IT Moment...
Not those still at complaint ....This is for those folks ready to take ACTION
**This is the big time game...for those who are putting all their money, time, energy, thinking caps, strategies on one thing and one thing only: Working Consistently in Film/TV in the next 12 Months.**
April Yvette Thompson is a Tony-winning producer, writer & actor working across media.
FOUNDER/CEO of TheDreamUnLocked: Boutique Coaching for Actors, Writers & Dreamers W/25 years of teaching, acting, writing & advocating for people's dreams, April has the uncanny ability to help her clients find their personal transformation magic. April is a midwife of genius: helping u give birth to ur dreams & crossing the finish line to ur goals. The DreamingOutLoud Technique from April's Ted Talk: ReWrite Your Story, is the basis of her teaching method . • Writing is the way to focus ourselves in the present, on what's working & figuring out new ways to get around old problems
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