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I'm a small town girl, REALLY love acting/ singing, what to do?

I never quiet knew what I wanted to be, I have always known that I can sing and that I'm outgoing. A couple of years back, I discovered that I really love acting and I'm good at it too. I live near Wilmington, nc (a couple of movie and television shows filmed there. Anybody ever here of Dawson's creek, a walk to remember. I live even closer to Southport, NC some Dawson's Creek episodes were filmed there and I know what you did last summer was also filmed there) I really want to pursue acting but there is a little voice in my head saying I wouldn't have a chance. What do I do?

Asked By: the flow - 1/5/2007
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Hello, sweetie! Good for you for taking your dream seriously and looking for ways to follow your heart... More
Answered By: waldy - 1/5/2007
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GO to L.A AND start auditioning in castings...Good Luck oh and go to a really good acting school or an agent
Answered By: beutifulbutterfly101 - 1/5/2007
 
go for it ..just get urself outta where u are right now go to a big city then search where u have to start from...BUT be careful
Answered By: ***____ //_ \\_____*** - 1/5/2007
 
really? a walk to remember? I luv that movie! it was the best ever! bak to the question, there can be some ups and downs in the acting and singing business u know. why dont u try taking drama lessons. it helps u improve and your drama teacher might reccomend u or when u do a show, some important guy or gurl might be... More
Answered By: O.o°j€§sΩð°o.O - 1/5/2007
 
Beleive in yourself!!! U can do it!!!!! Don't beleive that u don't kno all the people who are really bad!!! I guess ur one of the GOOD ones!!!! U r better than me cause i have NO courage (mast of the time)
Answered By: KK2 - 1/5/2007
 
Learn how to waitress until you get a gig. Look for "extras" castings. It helps build resume's, and you may get discovered there. A friend did that, and was on screen as a barrista handing Carrie her coffee on "Sex and the City."
Answered By: Mazz - 1/5/2007
 
I had the little voice saying "don't do it" too. I'm very good at acting. I've had instructors in college say that I should persue acting... More
Answered By: Cameron L - 1/5/2007
 
If you like the performing arts, then start taking classes and performing. Build your resume... More
Answered By: Stalkers_Love_Me - 1/5/2007
 
I think i know how u fell because like u have kind of the same problem because i will like to be a dancer and sometimes i would like to be one of those people who produce and write books for some movies. I know i have lots of ideas and stories i will like to produce when i`m old enough but i don't think my family will... More
Answered By: susana l - 1/5/2007
 
Hey! I'm pursuing acting myself so I understand how hard it can be to get your footing and really get going. I know your first instinct is to "hit L.A and start auditioning" but let me tell you thats a BAD idea. If you only knew how many other people are trying to make it out there. Chances are you wont just get... More
Answered By: ms.bird - 1/5/2007
 
Well first off have u had any acting experiences? if u havent then if I were you I would join a local theatre in your community maybe even join the drama club at your school. For singing join your school choir, get voice leasons, or join your church choir. But remember it isn't so glamourous 24/7 in Hollywood. You must... More
Answered By: lauren - 1/5/2007
 
i love dawsons creek!!!!!!!!im the biggest fan ever!!!!!tehe-go with ur gut-not ur head-lol!!!
Answered By: bridgette72392!! - 1/6/2007
 
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