Post Featured Image

Off-Season Duties For The Expat Thespian

The Winter season is just around the corner and we all know what that means.  If we haven't secured a role in a film, television or stage production by the end of Fall chances are we won't be working through Winter. Today's post?

Off-Season Duties For The Expat Thespian

Hone Your Instrument - As actor's our instrument is our body.  From head to toe. There are aspects to our instrument that are stronger than others.  Take the time to find those weak points and exercise them. Are you a cardio person and not good with strength training or vice versa? Have you been neglecting that voice class you've always wanted to take?  I've found that it's usually something you hate to do that's often the area of opportunity. For me it's yoga, I can't stand yoga, but I use aspects of the exercise in my morning workout for 10 minutes.  It's excruciating but it wouldn't be worth it if it were easy. 

Workshop Your Host Language - I can't speak for your host country but here in Korea there are always universities and private academies doing short intensive workshops to learn Korean.  Check out the enrollment procedures and see if you have the necessary funds to invest in your language.  Last week I posted about using Memrise but intensives go way pass just using an app on your electronic device. They dig deep into the core of the language. However, if workshops aren't an option find a free class and dedicate time each day to your studies.   

Have Some Fun - For all that is good and true!  Please, please, please, have some fun!  Go on a trip with a group of friends or by yourself, try a cruise for the first time, explore your host country, or just sit at home and watch 6 seasons of Big Bang Theory while eating a large pepperoni pizza! (Ok, that last one is all me!) Nonetheless, do something you enjoy that DOESN'T involve acting.  Your sanity will thank you. 

The off-season doesn't have to be time of regret or despair.  Take it as a moment to recharge, rethink, and "re-strategize" your life...Expat Thespian! 

I hope you enjoyed this post. Do you agree? Please reply in the comments below with your thoughts. 

Subscribe Here & Receive The Free ACTOR'S GUIDE TO OVERSEAS SUCCESS 

Follow @KahlidTapia on Twitter or theseoulbrotha on Instagram 

Remember To Share This Info With The Buttons Above! 

Till next time thespians, 

#TheSeoulBrotha


8 comments (Add your own)

1. wrote:
Thanks a bunch for sharing this with all of us you really recognise what you're talking approximately!
Bookmarked. Please also seek advice from my web site =).
We can have a hyperlink exchange agreement among us

June 3, 2019 @ 6:47 PM

2. wrote:
Hi! Quick question that's completely off topic. Do you know how to make your site mobile friendly?
My site looks weird when viewing from my iphone4.

I'm trying to find a theme or plugin that might be able to resolve this
issue. If you have any recommendations, please
share. Thanks!

June 14, 2019 @ 11:30 PM

3. wrote:
Wonderful goods from you, man. I have be mindful your stuff previous to and you're
simply too excellent. I really like what you have got here,
really like what you're saying and the way in which
you say it. You're making it entertaining and you still care for to stay it wise.
I cant wait to read far more from you. This is really a great site.

July 31, 2019 @ 9:36 AM

4. wrote:
I am not certain the place you're getting your information, however great topic.
I needs to spend a while learning more or working out more.

Thank you for excellent information I was searching for this information for
my mission. pof natalielise

August 1, 2019 @ 7:22 PM

5. wrote:
What's up, just wanted to say, I loved this article.

It was helpful. Keep on posting!

August 18, 2019 @ 7:32 PM

6. wrote:
This post is genuinely a pleasant one it helps new the web people, who are wishing for blogging.

September 7, 2019 @ 4:55 AM

7. wrote:
Very quickly this web page will be famous among all blog visitors, due to it's pleasant articles or reviews

September 7, 2019 @ 9:44 AM

8. wrote:
Ahaa, its nice conversation regarding this paragraph here at this web
site, I have read all that, so at this time me also commenting here.

November 4, 2019 @ 5:02 AM

Add a New Comment


code
 

Comment Guidelines: No HTML is allowed. Off-topic or inappropriate comments will be edited or deleted. Thanks.

                                                          Kahlid Elijah Tapia


 Click Here & Stay Connected!

Kahlid Elijah Tapia is an award winning actor who built his film career in Seoul, South Korea. He began to flourish in 2010 gaining experience  in film, television, and theater. He is known for Take Point (2018), Jojakdwen Doshi (2017), Haebangchon (2015) & Gamgi (2013).