Just Starting Out?

  • Make sure you are a member of the
    professional actors union Irish Equity
  • Make sure you have a good quality clear head
    shot with an up to date CV that covers all relevant
    education and experience
  • Your headshot/CV needs to be circulated to as many
    casting directors as possible
  • Keep updating your skills with relevant workshops
  • Build up a network of others in the industry to
    keep abreast of what goes on and what’s coming up
  • Come to the Equity AGMS, follow us on Facebook
    and Twitter – be part of your performers community
  • Join a co-op or consider getting an agent
  • Have a good social media presence and follow
    casting directors on Facebook/Twitter etc.


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