Comedian and Improv Performer Joel Byars: Atlanta Film Chat Episode 146

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Actors, looking to improve your game? Joel Byars, comedian, improv performer and teacher, and host of the Hot Breath! podcast thinks every actor needs to try stand-up and improv! He came on the show to discuss why he thinks this as well as his upcoming stand-up class on July 9th. We also dive into overcoming adversity and rejection as a performer, issues with podcasting and running your own show most don't understand, and a ton more stuff!

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Film Bar Monday tonight (6/26) is at Mac Magee's. Next week (7/3) it's at The Independent. Check for all dates and times!

We'll be at Get Connected on Thursday the 29th, so come say hi and get interviewed! Get ready to mingle and meet a bunch of local filmmakers.

Actors, do you need taping services in Atlanta? Head to Frat Pack Productions! Are you auditioning for a show like The Walking Dead or Stranger Things? Tape with actors from those shows or similar projects instead of just getting shoved into an empty room and left to your own devices. Plus, they're open 7 days a week!

Make sure to check out the great local project "The Red Cape" - a short drama from local producer Brendon Murphy.  A young black boy and his father struggle to survive the 1898 Wilmington Race Riot - the only proven violent overthrow of a government in US History. Follow the project at!


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