HMB Child Stars Attend TROLLS Movie Screening The creators of Shrek and DreamWorks Animation’s presents “Trolls,” an irreverent comedy about the search for happiness, and just how far some will go to get it. This hilarious animated film transports audiences to a colorful, wondrous world populated by the overly optimistic Trolls, who have a constant dance […]
Posted on 23. Sep, 2016 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
HMB Presents FREE LIP SYNC BATTLE JUNIOR Tickets on September 30, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. in Studio City. FREE LIP SYNC BATTLE JUNIOR Tickets! The mic is off and the battle is on with TWO Junior A-list celebrities – Child Stars People! Spike’s hit TV show, “Lip Sync Battle” is taking it to the next level with […]
Child Actors! Learn an applicable, detail-oriented Kids Audition Technique with Ashley Zamora! Actress and Coach Ashley Zamora teaches kids how to conquer pre-audition jitters in order to nail the audition on the first take and deliver a dynamic performance in the room. Ashley instructs kids on how to go into every audition prepared to give a memorable performance. Ashley’s […]
the role of parents in regards to social media with regards to agents, PR and casting directors
Posted on 19. Sep, 2016 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Hollywood Moms! Flexible Jobs for Parents of Child Actors Are Out There! My name is Kelly Alligood and I am excited to contribute to Hollywood Mom Blog! My daughter, child actor Hannah Alligood, has appeared in the feature films Paper Towns, Miracles From Heaven, and Allegiant. At the time of this writing, her most recent project is […]
Posted on 24. Aug, 2016 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Ongoing Acting Classes are vital for young actors. I speak with agents and managers all the time, and often they will ask me how is my client is doing? Are they in class? Are they doing their work? It’s very important for every actor to be in class and working and improving skills. Managers and […]
Posted on 26. Jul, 2016 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
The SAG-AFTRA Foundation has spaces available in their upcoming Young Performers Casting Access class. This workshop is only available to SAG-AFTRA members under the age of 18. When: 6 p.m., Thursday, July 28 Check-in begins at 5:45 p.m. Register for this event! Hollywood Moms – to RSVP for your child actor, make sure you are […]
There are thousands of hopefuls in your same position vying to break into the business, which means that the supply of actors is much greater than the demand.
Posted on 17. Jul, 2016 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Acting Advice For Child Actors by Anthony Meindl Acting is supposed to be fun. Theatre pieces are called plays, after all. Oftentimes, kids (and their parents, eek) treat an audition like it’s life or death. Get it right, get it perfect, drill baby drill, you get the idea. Often, we forget that there is no […]
Child Actors Top Audition Secret according to talented coach Helen Gordon! Helen Gordon, of the Helen Gordon Studios, has been coaching young child actors in Los Angeles for 20 years. Her students are some of the most successful child stars, who have worked with Hollywood’s biggest stars. Helen equates the success of her students with the […]
SAG-AFTRA Young Performers Workshops has spaces available in the upcoming Casting Access Classes and Hollywood Mom Blog wants to get the word out to our Child Actors! Please keep in mind, these workshops are only available to SAG-AFTRA members under the age of 18. To RSVP, go to the SAG-Aftra website. If you have any difficulty […]
Lindsay Taylor Hip Hop Dance Class at Millennium Dance Complex for Kids and Teens! Talented dance instructor and Nickelodeon Choreographer, Lindsay Taylor is teaching her “Lindsay Taylor Hip Hop Dance Class” for 1.5 hours every Friday night 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., for only $14! Dance skills are such an added benefit for teen and child […]
Kids Teens On-Camera Acting Workshops at Deborah Lemen Studios are a wonderful option for your child actor, not just this summer but all year-round. Screen Writer Sean Hood, who is an occasional guest director at the studio, interviewed Deborah earlier this month and it’s being reprinted here with his blessing and Deb’s as well. Interview with Deborah Lemen (Actress/Producer) […]
Posted on 20. Jun, 2016 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
PALOMA PMT Seeks Talent Submissions! Hollywood Moms of Multiples – Identical Twins & Triplets- this Casting Call is for YOU! Paloma Model and Talent (PMT) is actively seeking immediate submissions of identical multiples of all ages and newborn babies weighing under 9 pounds. Paloma Model and Talent (PMT) is family-owned and operated by dedicated sisters Paloma Jackson and Alysa […]
Posted on 16. Jun, 2016 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Michelle Danner’s 5 Tips for Child Actors and Insight into the Casting Process from a Producer/Directors Point of View! Michelle Danner is a Hollywood film director (Hello Herman, The Bandit Hound) and international acting coach based out of Los Angeles. Danner has 24 years of teaching experience, utilizing her philosophy The Golden Box Technique. Danner has coached multiple […]
BAY AREA CHILD ACTORS TV FILM SUMMER ACADEMY is enrolling students NOW! Don’t Miss Out! Bay Area Acting Studio, the premier acting studio in the Bay Area specializing in Film and TV, is owned and run by the talented Christy English. Unlike many other acting studios which claim to “teach Meisner,” Christy English trained directly with Sanford “Sandy” […]
Auditioning is an art that is difficult to master for our young actors. Out of all the ways to improve Child Actors Audition Technique, the new summer program at Ivana Chubbuck Youth at Ivana Chubbuck Studios takes the process to the next level. Chubbuck Youth goes through each step of the audition process in its […]
KIDS STAND UP COMEDY CLASS with Tracy Esposito! Finally! Hollywood Moms and Child Actors have been searching for a quality KIDS STAND UP COMEDY CLASS forever, and now Stand Up Pro Tracy Esposito introduces her fun, exciting Comedy Class for Kids and Teens (ages 7 and older) combining theater games and story structure as a warm up to […]
KIDSPACE Children’s Museum is the Place for Kids this June! And here are the 7 top reasons why! 1) Free Family Night Wednesday, June 1, 4:00-8:00pm: Celebrate the coming summer solstice at Kidspace! Make and wear flower crowns, create your own sundial, and enjoy ancient folktales about the cosmos inside the Kidspace planetarium! Free Family […]
Posted on 02. May, 2016 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
NYC NEWBORN BABY CASTING CALL FOR A WELL-KNOWN DIAPER BRAND! MOMS AND DADS NEEDED TOO! WHO: MIDDLE EASTERN, JAPANESE, AND AFRICAN Moms, Dads, and newborns! We will be shooting portrait pairs of mommy and baby, and daddy and baby and are specifically looking for up to 30 families. Babies should be 8-14 pounds, wearing a […]
Posted on 06. Apr, 2016 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Ongoing scene study is essential and this is why: for professional child actors, acting is both their craft and their career. Ongoing classes, and scene study in particular, is at the core of an actor’s training and is essential for embarking on a career as an actor. All talent needs to be honed, and acting […]