A Laundry List of "To Do's"
1. Pack Light
charger, water bottle, snacks, materials, reading
2. Bring material you won't think you need
i.e.: I pulled out my RP* last week, ya'll
3. Upload your materials
lighten the load
4. Plan your routes
5. Keep your government ID handy
get in and out of buildings more efficiently
6. Kill with kindness
don't let rude people ruin your day
7. Ask Questions
understand the room
8. Be willing to wait
PRO TIP: Most people bail at EPA's after lunch. Wait. The list might not be as long as it seems.
9. Bring your lunch
save time and money
10. Be open to changing your plan
How are your auditions going? Comment below to share your experiences and tips!
In the interest of remaining inclusive, I wanted to unpack some terms so that you, too can laugh at my wit and effortless humor:
* - RP refers to the standard British dialect that most actors learn when they study dialects in school. It's often used for classic plays written by British playwrights. It's a very formal, uppercrusty dialect.