Topic: audition

The Time I Auditioned For The Real World

The Time I Auditioned For The Real World

During my senior year of college, The Real World production company arrived on my campus to host auditions for the upcoming season. My friends and I scoffed. This was toward the end of the year and after four years of college, I think we all excelled at scoffing at things we found below us. Which was a lot at that point. Waking up before 10 A.M on a Monday. Scoff. Not talking during a class we found boring. Scoff. Auditioning for a washed-up reality show. Scoff. I scoffed so hard at the entire idea of the audition that I signed up to do it. More »

Video Gallery: Little Girls, Eric Roberts, Audition For ‘True Grit’

Video Gallery: Little Girls, Eric Roberts, Audition For 'True Grit'

While we may have our issues with Hailee Steinfeld, it’s undeniable that the 14-year-old put on a fine performance in the Coen Brothers latest film, True Grit. In fact, it’s hard to appreciate just how good she was until you watch hundreds of clips sent in the directors by girls around the world hoping to score the role of Mattie Ross. They’ll make you laugh, they’ll make you cringe…they’ll make you want to sign up for regional theater classes. Enjoy. More »