Icon-add-to-playlist Icon-download Icon-drawer-up
Share this ... ×
By ...
Facebook Twitter Rss
Action: The Pursuit Of Acting Excellence
Category: Performing Arts
Followers (62)
Currently following. Unfollow
Picture?width=25&height=25 Picture?width=25&height=25 Image_nophoto Picture?width=25&height=25 Image_nophoto Image_nophoto Picture?width=25&height=25 Picture?width=25&height=25 Image_nophoto Picture?width=25&height=25 Picture?width=25&height=25 Image_nophoto Image_nophoto Image_nophoto Picture?width=25&height=25 Picture?width=25&height=25 Picture?width=25&height=25 Image_nophoto Image_nophoto Picture?width=25&height=25
by Leigh Foster
take it with you
Iphone5s_trans go mobile with Podomatic's new iPhone app.
don't have an iPhone? no problem »
loading results... Loader
loading results... Loader
No results found.
April 30, 2019 10:38 PM PDT

On this episode I check in with my western correspondent in the field; Nelson Ritthaler. After 365 days of pursuing a career acting in LA he breaks down what's gone right, what's gone wrong and everything in between. Enjoy.

April 25, 2019 08:13 PM PDT

Alyshia Ochse is a Los Angeles-based actress and bestselling author. Just a few of her credits include recurring roles in "The Purge", "Ballers", "Life Sentence", "Satisfaction", "Days of Our Lives", "General Hospital", "Hart of Dixie", "True Detective", and more.

She is the host of the podcast “That One Audition” which features conversations with your favorite on-screen storytellers and Hollywood influencers who reveal their most life-changing audition tales and the survival skills they’ve collected along the way.


April 09, 2019 05:15 PM PDT

"The most important thing about booking all those shows is don't fucking DO anything...just don't fucking do anything!"

On this episode TV, Film, Commercial, Stage and VO actor Jay Klaitz discusses how he approaches auditioning. I guarantee you'll learn something...I certainly did. Oh, and make sure you listen 'til the end winking

Join the facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2010870055857893/

instagram: @leighfoster123
twitter: @action_podcast

March 21, 2019 02:11 PM PDT

"You have to be savvy from the start"

In this episode: Actor, and returning guest of the show, Michael Kostroff (The Wire, The Deuce, Damages, Billions, etc) and I discuss everything that DOESN'T have to do directly with the auditioning process.

Join the facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2010870055857893/

instagram: @leighfoster123
twitter: @action_podcast

Join Michael Kostroff's email list at: https://www.auditionpsych101.com

March 07, 2019 05:05 PM PST

From effective "self-tape" auditions to who should seek representation in Atlanta, talent manager Laureen Muller comes on the show to discuss these topics as well as much, much more.


February 21, 2019 05:14 PM PST

“As an actor, you’re only as good as your ideas.”

In this episode Leigh visits with renowned acting coach Terry Knickerbocker. Terry is a graduate of the Experimental Theatre Wing at NYU, where he is still a member of the core faculty. He trained as an actor and a teacher with William Esper, and in 2015 he founded the Terry Knickerbocker Studio, a two-year Meisner conservatory in Brooklyn. Terry has coached actors including Sam Rockwell, Chris Messina, Boyd Holbrook, Natasha Lyonne, Leslie Bibb, Emmy Rossum, and many others on hundreds of films, television and theater projects.

Join the discussion on facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2010870055857893/



February 13, 2019 11:16 AM PST

Tony Howell is a digital strategist for Emmy, Grammy, Tony, Oscar, and Olivier award-winning artists. His work has been featured by Google, Squarespace, SAG-AFTRA, Actors' Equity, and more. Before becoming an entrepreneur, he was an actor for 20+ years, performing On-Broadway, Off-Broadway, National Tours, and more. In addition to weekly free content and scholarships to his quarterly programs, Tony donates a percentage of profits to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and 100% of all the profits from his book, "Artists to Artist" to the ACLU. Learn more at TonyHowell.me.

January 15, 2019 03:31 PM PST

On this episode my guest is Courtney Rioux. Courtney can be seen on NBC’s Chicago Med as Paramedic Courtney. Her voice can currently be heard on spots for Jimmy Dean, McDonalds Happy Meal, and Hershey’s.

As a Clarity Coach she helps her clients shift from stuck and unhappy to empowered and joyful. Her fun and easy approach has been described as, "therapy without the therapy!"

Courtney and I discuss goal setting and achieve, how she went from a co-star to being on nearly every episode of Chicago Med, and the importance of branding.

You can find her at courtneyrioux.com and as Courtney Rioux on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Her preference is Instagram though.

January 01, 2019 09:33 AM PST

Seth Barrish has been a professional acting coach and teacher for more than 30 years.  An award-winning actor, director, and Artistic Director, he has spent the last three decades focusing on techniques that maximize spontaneity and bring performances to life. He is the co-founder and co-artistic director of the Barrow Group: a new York based theater company and school.

November 13, 2018 09:26 AM PST

Michael Kostroff has been in approximately every TV show ever made. Here's his advice on auditioning for co-star roles.

www.WeAudition.com (25% with code ACTION25)




loading more... Loader

take it with you

Iphone_trans Listening to podcasts on your mobile devices is extremely convenient -- and it's what makes the podcasting medium so powerful.

You can take your favorite shows and mixes with you anywhere, but to do so requires some quick and simple steps.

Let's walk you through that process together.
step 1:

Click the "Subscribe With iTunes" link in the page's sidebar:


This will require that you have the iTunes software on your computer.

(You can download iTunes here.)
step 2:

Now that you've subscribed to the podcast on iTunes, the feed will display in your "Podcasts" section on the left navigation bar.

Click there and you'll see the show displayed in the iTunes browser.

You can "get all" to download all available episodes or just individual episodes.
step 3:

Plug your mobile device (iPhone, iPad, iPod) into your computer with the Dock Connector cable, and click the device in iTunes's left navigation bar.


Once you have your device highlighted, click "Podcasts" in the top navigation bar and sync the podcasts you want on your device. Click "apply" and the episodes you have downloaded on your iTunes software will sync with your device.
that's it!

The beauty of this process is that now, every new episode of your subscribed podcasts will automatically sync to your device every time you plug it in and open iTunes. You can now take your favorite shows with you everywhere you go.


share this podcast

Email a friend about this podcast

subscribe to this podcast

Rss-icon RSS
Itunes-icon iTunes