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Christopher Stanley Salon Opens in New York City's Stylish Chelsea District

New York, NY - Destined to appeal to an upscale business and leisure clientele alike, an alternative hair color & design studio is poised to transform the face of hair care and service in this cosmopolitan metropolis.

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BIGBreakNY President Alex Abrahantes Featured on SkillsUSA Website
Alex Abrahantes, a member of SkillsUSA, was recently featured in an article on their website. We have reprinted the article with their permission.
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Casting Notices
Do you have a casting notice you would like to post? BIGBreakNY is visited frequently by actors, actresses, and models from the New York metro area. If you'd like to list a casting notice on the site, e-mail the info to info@bigbreakny.com today!

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BIGBreakNY is looking for sponsors for the site and our events. BIGBreakNY is visited by hundreds of people each week, and our networking events and career fairs are attended by many in the industry. If you would like to sponsor us and advertise your product in a high-visibility way, please contact info@bigbreakny.com today!

Writers Wanted
BIGBreakNY is currently seeking talented writers with previous experience to feature on the site. If you have experience in one of the fields that we cover, we want to read your work. Please send an article related to acting, modeling, comedy, sports entertainment, or photography to Jeremy@bigbreakny.com. While there is no financial compensation, there is the potential opportunity for you to get your BIG break, as you never know who might be reading! We look forward to your e-mails.

Event Assistants Wanted
Want to be behind the scenes at the Actors' Career Fair? E-mail us! We are looking for several individuals to work the event. You will receive free admission and will be considered for future events as well. We are looking for serious professionals who are responsible and reliable. You must be available for 2 hours on another day following the ACF. We will provide details at the event. If interested, e-mail us a short bio explaining why you should be considered. Serious inquires only please.

Get In on a Reel Deal!
The business of acting is all about self-promotion. As an actor, you need an affordable way to make yourself known. What if you could get your headshots, résumé, and even your demo reel out to casting professionals as easily as handing out business cards? What if your profile and marketing materials were in a searchable database for all casting professionals to see? With the Reel Deal, all that is possible! Visit www.thereeldeal.com now for more info!

Articles:

L.A. Is My Lady: The Long-Distance Relationship

A great script begins with a great idea. Be it a big-money studio hack or an unrepresented, unsold scribe, this is our one unremitting, prevailing mantra. To achieve that great script, we must first spawn that great idea. That pesky great idea.

Steps to a Commercial Modeling Career

I wanted to be a model since I was about 16, since I finally had my hair the right way and had made the height and measurement requirements expected for runway modeling, yet I knew nothing, nothing at all about the business. What's worse is that I didn't think I needed to know anything, either, except knowing how to look good of course. I couldn't have been more wrong.

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Commercial Casting Director
BARRY SHAPIRO
Herman & Lipson Casting

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Recent Spotlights:
Kristin Misik
Don't let the stresses of the entertainment industry get you down. When you're feeling anxious or upset, your Oi might be to blame. What is Oi, and how can an ancient Chinese technique help you focus? Enter Kristin Misik. Read on to find out more.


Recent Interviews:
Rick Miller
by Alex Abrahantes and Jeremy Shatzel
Are you looking to break into the business of commercial print modeling? Find out what the head of the Rick Miller Agency looks for, and gain insight into the workings of the modeling industry. Do you have what it takes to be a commercial print model? Read on and find out!

Regina Fleming
by Georgio Fernandez
The lovely Ms. Fleming tells how she got her start in the modeling industry and gives tips to aspiring models.

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