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Active vs. Passive Voice – A Closer Look

Active vs. Passive Voice – A Closer Look

A closer look at Active Voice vs. Passive Voice:

I always tell you to write in the active voice. “Bob runs,” never “Bob is running.”

Here’s an example from a script my students wrote, in active voice…

Short Film QuickTips

Short Film QuickTips

A short film is a great way to exercise your filmmaking muscles. They can be made quickly, and if your smart, they can be made on a shoestring budget (or no budget at all!)

Getting started as an Actor (in Philadelphia)

Getting started as an Actor (in Philadelphia)

A friend asked me recently for some advice for her daughter getting started in acting.  Here’s what I told her.  (She’s in the Philadelphia area, so a few of the links are local organizations.) Before...