From Musicals to Film with Bret Shuford 

You must put in the effort to build relationships to show what you can do.

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Bret Shuford has dedicated his life to creating theatre and helping others do the same. He made his Broadway debut in the ensemble of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, followed by Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, and Amazing Grace. Most recently, he was seen on Broadway in Cirque du Soleil Paramour, and in the Martin Scorsese feature film The Wolf Of Wall Street.

He has continued to work regionally, and globally, self-producing his solo shows, and YouTube channel.  As the Broadway Life Coach, Bret helps actors get more auditions, book more work, and find their self-confidence. For more on his acting, visit bretshuford.com.

Bret has spent years in the industry learning how to navigate a career based in theater and musical training and building it into a career that has multiple on camera and original content opportunities. He is a big advocate of taking your career into your own hands and helps prepare actors on how to do just that. These skills are crucial these days as there are so many more opportunities that don’t require you to be an “industry insider” to get an audition.

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Resources In this Episode:


Bret’s IMDB

Bret’s website


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