Summary: Our expert actor, Scott duPont, shares his expertise on breaking into the field of acting. Read his tips on choosing the right acting classes, voice training, auditions, and agents. He also explores the difference between a manager and an agent and walks you through the process of developing a good monologue. The information here can help you develop your acting resume, get the best headshots, and decide whether you should move to L.A. or New York to pursue an acting career. Being in big cities isn't always a good way to start. It might make more sense to start out in your local community where you can be a big fish in a small pond rather than trying to find your way in the over-crowded markets of larger acting centers. There's also lots of insider information about how to find an agent and understanding what an agent can do for your acting career. Learn how to attract the attention of the best agents with your demos and headshots and where to find a list of reputable agents.