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Art Craft Truth with Russ Camarda. Russ Camarda is an actor and independent filmmaker in New York. In this series of fun, relaxed conversations, Russ will talk to a variety of working independent artists… Actors, Musicians, Comedians, Writers and many more and get into the inner working of their crafts. HOW they do what they do. They are great back and forth conversations from one artist to another on the inner mechanics of how they do their work.

Art Craft Truth with Russ Camarda Russ Camarda

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Art Craft Truth with Russ Camarda. Russ Camarda is an actor and independent filmmaker in New York. In this series of fun, relaxed conversations, Russ will talk to a variety of working independent artists… Actors, Musicians, Comedians, Writers and many more and get into the inner working of their crafts. HOW they do what they do. They are great back and forth conversations from one artist to another on the inner mechanics of how they do their work.

    JOURNALIST- Keiko Tsuyama

    JOURNALIST- Keiko Tsuyama

    Russ talks with with a TRUE PIONEER in her craft.. She was the FIRST FEMALE REPORTER to join 70 male colleagues on the financial beat at Kyodo News, Japan’s largest wire service.
    She is a columnist and writes for prestigious magazines in Japan . Her reporting has focused on business and political news and cultural feature stories. She covered the 2008 presidential election from the Iowa caucuses to the Presidential Inauguration Day. She has interviewed include; Mark Zuckerberg - Facebook Eric Schmit, Google’s CEO, Steve Chen, founder of YouTube, John Bolton and Ted Turner.
    Watch Youtube Version Here:
    https://youtu.be/GV5YCEu_2JY
    Links to Russ on YouTube and his Websites
    https://linktr.ee/russcamarda (https://linktr.ee/russcamarda)
    Russ Movies
    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/)


    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/)


    http://www.russcamarda.com/ (http://www.russcamarda.com)


    http://tagstudiony.com/ (http://tagstudiony.com)


    Production partners
    https://idunleashed.com/ (https://idunleashed.com)

    • 1 hr 27 min
    ACTING TEACHER – AUTHOR - ACTOR- Hugh O’Gorman

    ACTING TEACHER – AUTHOR - ACTOR- Hugh O’Gorman

    Russ talks with Hugh O’Gorman . Hugh is an actor, director and writer, active in professional theatre for 25 years; He is the Head of Acting at California State University Long Beach where he oversees the BA and MFA actor training programs. Hugh has appeared on Broadway, Off-Broadway, Off-Off-Broadway and at over a dozen of the nation’s most respected Regional Theatres and Shakespeare Festivals. He is a founding member of New York City’s Mint Theatre Company (2002 Drama Desk Award). For four years Hugh portrayed Jeff Singer on AMC’s critically acclaimed, Emmy and Cable Ace award-winning show Remember WENN (SAG Award nomination). As well as HBO’s multiple Golden Globe and Emmy Award winning John Adams, among many others. Hugh is the author of the book “The Keys to Acting”; he is also a faculty member of MICHA: the Michael Chekhov Association, and runs his own acting studio in Los Angeles, The Praxis Studio. Hugh is the national Co-Chair of the Craftsmen of National Alliance of Acting Teachers.
    In This conversation Russ and Hugh explore every acting method from Stanislavski and Chekov to Method , Meisner and Mamet.

    CHECK OUT YOUTUBE VERSION HERE:
    https://youtu.be/fBcQI-TRZOw
    Links
    Hughs Links
    http://www.hughogorman.com/ (http://www.hughogorman.com)


    Hughs Book
    https://www.amazon.com/Keys-Acting-OGORMAN-HUGH/dp/0757587259/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1andkeywords=hugh+ogormanandqid=1619457273andsr=8-1 (https://www.amazon.com/Keys-Acting-OGORMAN-HUGH/dp/0757587259/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1andkeywords=hugh+ogormanandqid=1619457273andsr=8-1)


    Hughs IMDB
    https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0641067/ (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0641067/)


    Mint theatre
    https://minttheater.org/ (https://minttheater.org)


    National Alliance of Acting Teachers
    http://actingteachers.org/about/ (http://actingteachers.org/about/)


    Links to Russ on YouTube and his Websites
    https://linktr.ee/russcamarda (https://linktr.ee/russcamarda)
    Russ Movies
    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/)


    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/)


    http://www.russcamarda.com/ (http://www.russcamarda.com)


    http://tagstudiony.com/ (http://tagstudiony.com)


    Production partners
    https://idunleashed.com/ (https://idunleashed.com)

    • 1 hr 39 min
    FILMMAKER-DIRECTOR- Elias Plagianos

    FILMMAKER-DIRECTOR- Elias Plagianos

    Russ talks with an award-winning Indie Filmmaker in New York Elias Plagianos. With dozens of films under his belt, Elias discusses the craft and the art of independent filmmaking.
    WATCH THE VIDEO VERSION ON YOUTUBE HERE:
    https://youtu.be/huoY-utTIAQ
    Links
    ELIAS’ LINKS
    https://www.eliasplagianos.com/ (https://www.eliasplagianos.com)


    https://www.hudsonfalls.tv/ (https://www.hudsonfalls.tv)


    ELIAS IMDB
    https://www.imdb.com/name/nm1717947/ (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm1717947/)


    Links to Russ on YouTube and his Websites
    https://linktr.ee/russcamarda (https://linktr.ee/russcamarda)


    Russ Movies
    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/)


    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/)


    http://www.russcamarda.com/ (http://www.russcamarda.com)


    http://tagstudiony.com/ (http://tagstudiony.com)


    Production partners
    https://idunleashed.com/ (https://idunleashed.com)

    • 1 hr 24 min
    GUITAR PLAYER – Alex Nolan

    GUITAR PLAYER – Alex Nolan

    Russ sits down with Alex Nolan guitarist, songwriter, teacher, performer who is based in New York City and specializes in rock, rhythm and blues, country, and Brazilian jazz. She has served on the faculty of the https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=National_Guitar_Workshopandaction=editandredlink=1 (National Guitar Workshop) and holds a degree from the https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_Southern_California (University of Southern California)’s https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thornton_School_of_Music (Thornton School of Music), Nolan has performed as a lead guitarist with various artists including https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jill_Sobule (Jill Sobule), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joan_As_Policewoman (Joan As Policewoman), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toshi_Reagon (Toshi Reagon), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marcus_Hummon (Marcus Hummon), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katie_Armiger (Katie Armiger), https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Sophia_Ramosandaction=editandredlink=1 (Sophia Ramos), and https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Amanda_Ruzzaandaction=editandredlink=1 (Amanda Ruzza). She is a contributing to https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Premier_Guitar (Premier Guitar) magazine and is currently[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Manual_of_Style/Dates_and_numbers#Chronological_items (when?)]guitarist for https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Meredith_Vieira_Show (The Meredith Vieira Show) She was touring guitarist with https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyndi_Lauper (Cyndi Lauper).https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alex_Nolan#cite_note-1 ([1])
    And she plays guitar for the Broadway show “Jagged little pill”
    WATCH THE YOUTUBE VERSION HERE:
    https://youtu.be/-w4j1psVQQ8
    Links
    Alex’s Links
    https://www.facebook.com/AlexNolanMusic (https://www.facebook.com/AlexNolanMusic)


    Links to Russ on YouTube and his Websites
    https://linktr.ee/russcamarda (https://linktr.ee/russcamarda)


    Russ Movies
    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/)


    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/)


    http://www.russcamarda.com/ (http://www.russcamarda.com)


    http://tagstudiony.com/ (http://tagstudiony.com)


    Production partners
    https://idunleashed.com/ (https://idunleashed.com)

    • 1 hr 36 min
    ACTOR – MacKenzie Meehan

    ACTOR – MacKenzie Meehan

    ACTOR – MacKenzie Meehan
    Mackenzie is a Theatre and television actress with an extensive acting resume.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geneva_Carr#cite_note-1 ([1]) She is known for her portrayal of Taylor Rentzel on the CBS television series https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bull_(2016_TV_series) (Bull) and for her performance as Hildy Azoff opposite Jonah Hill in “The Wolf of Wall Street ..She also had the recurring role of Penny in the HBO series “Vinyl” and performed ion Broadway in ‘War Horse”
    An Actor who loves to talk craft, she sits down with Russ for an in depth conversation about what actors actually do.

    WATCH the Video version on Youtube here:
    https://youtu.be/ZwMROf60o0Y
    Links


    MacKenzies Website
    https://www.mackenziemeehan.com




    IMDB Mackenzie Meehan
    https://www.imdb.com/name/nm4394776/?ref_=tt_cl_t6 (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm4394776/?ref_=tt_cl_t6)


    Links to Russ on YouTube and his Websites
    https://linktr.ee/russcamarda (https://linktr.ee/russcamarda)


    Russ Movies
    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/)


    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/)


    http://www.russcamarda.com/ (http://www.russcamarda.com)


    http://tagstudiony.com/ (http://tagstudiony.com)


    Production partners
    https://idunleashed.com/ (https://idunleashed.com)

    • 1 hr 43 min
    PHOTOGRAPHERS – Melissa Miracolo and Michael Lopacki

    PHOTOGRAPHERS – Melissa Miracolo and Michael Lopacki

    PHOTOGRAPHERS – Melissa Miracolo and Michael Lopacki
    Russ Sits with old colleagues, friends and master professional photographers, Melisa and Mike. NY and Long Island is the most saturated market in the world for weddings and events. So, to thrive as two of the best and most consistently sought-after photographers in that market is no small feat. Melissa and Mike describe the art and craft of the professional photographer in the most intense place to do as a vocation in the world
    Watch YOUTUBE Version Here:
    https://youtu.be/s2ObYC2pCKo
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    Links
    @boudoirbymelissam

    @michaeljohn_photography

    https://www.glenmarstudio.com/ (https://www.glenmarstudio.com)




    Links to Russ on YouTube and his Websites
    https://linktr.ee/russcamarda (https://linktr.ee/russcamarda)


    Russ Movies
    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2137381/)


    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/ (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2414886/)


    http://www.russcamarda.com/ (http://www.russcamarda.com)


    http://tagstudiony.com/ (http://tagstudiony.com)


    Production partners
    https://idunleashed.com/ (https://idunleashed.com)

    • 1 hr 44 min

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The real story

Love this exploration of the nuts and bolts that go into MAKING the work, not just the flashy anecdotal stuff. Worth many listens.

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