What Tom Hanks Taught Me About Baseball and Acting
Tom Hanks famously said in A League of Their Own, “It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it. The hard... is what makes it great.”
Even though Coach Jimmy Dugan from the movie was talking about baseball, Career ACTivate‘s Coach Eric applies this philosophy to his acting career. And you can, too.
Coach Eric hits a grand slam with his great advice on how to create the right mindset when you get thrown an audition curveball.
He shared tips about:
- The pros and cons of memorization
- How to position ad-libs, improvisation & buttons to be memorable
- A simple process to find the right audition coach (and when you may not even need one)
When you’re ready to get off the bench, click below to watch Coach Eric’s vlog so you can book a commercial home run of your own.
Below is the finished commercial that Eric booked using his vlog tips