The Warrior Artist Podcast- Created and hosted by Justin Bell Guarini. An inspiring and uplifting podcast dedicated to revolutionizing the way Performers (especially Music Theater Performers( approach the work, dedicated to ending the cycle of victimization that we all feel, and dedicated to nurturing and strengthening the WARRIOR ARTIST within all of us.
In this episode Justin continues his thoughts about how we performers are all salespeople, uses the amazing Billy Porter as an example, and shows us one of the greatest secrets to setting yourself apart from the herd of performers around you.
In this episode Justin tells a story about the difference between having 100k followers and 17k followers on Instagram...and how you can create irresistible follower, Casting Director, and artist community magnets.
In the episode Justin talks about a High School Broadway Cares benefit he hosted, how the experience brought him back to what actually matters, and how it helped him to realize what true wealth really looks like.
In this episode, Justin talks about a business concept called ROI, how it applies to artists and performers in a way that artists and performers rarely think about, and how to increase your ROI with 3 easily applied secrets.
In this episode, Justin shows us that our weaknesses aren’t something to hide from, but to bring into the light, examine, and then work on until they crumble to dust under the weight of our new found strength.
Justin loves rollercoasters. The ups and downs and ups of his career, and his willingness to hang on for the ride, can prove that...but what stops most people from achieving success? Fear of failure? Maybe...or maybe not. In this episode Justin gives us a new perspective.
Humiliation is a part of our business. Justin recounts a tale of his own humiliation in the audition room, and shares some stories and insights about our collective suffering at the hands of the powers that be.
Justin takes us behind the scenes of his hellish first major album experience, tells us about the worst/best studio recording experience he's ever had...and how it taught him how to actually find success in the ashes of his "failures".
Justin’s company, LIVE TO PERFORM, has a new website and is ready to answer some of your toughest questions...as well as give you 3 audition performance training videos, for free! Check it out at: ILiveToPerform.com
Have you ever heard that little voice in the back of your head telling you how TERRIBLE you are at pretty much everything? Justin talks about negative self talk and gives you an exercise that will help you turn down the volume on all the noise in your head.
*Send Justin direct messages, comments, and episode ideas on the VOXER app- search for “LiveToPerform” and drop him a line. He’ll respond directly to you.* In this episode Justin explores the falsehoods of game and how to use it as a tool instead of an end goal.
In this episode Justin discusses our number one job as performers, as well as some common and strange things he notices a lot of his clients doing, and offers an exercise that can help you take the steps cut out distracting movements from your performance.
Justin got bored with just talking about himself (Origin Story), so in this episode he takes a bit of a left turn and talks about how contribution is the key to continued growth. If you feel like you’re in a plateau, or stuck in your artistic life…one of the keys to breaking the cycle is reaching back and uplifting someone else.
Nerves are normal, but it never feels that way in the moment. Justin offers and exercise that can help you to not just overcome your nerves but to use them as the fire that lights your performance from within.
When we’re caught in the rush and craziness of the day...and we question why we even got involved in this business in the first place...how do we reconnect with our passion and remember our “ah-ha” moment?
The Warrior Artist is a podcast created by veteran performer Justin Bell (Guarini) who has spent over 16 years performing at the highest levels in show business(6 Broadway shows, National Television Commercials, Daytime Talk Shows, Hosting live Red Carpets at the Grammys/Emmys/TONYS). Now in this new podcast, he brings all the experience, stories, and sense of humor he’s gained though almost two decades of fighting the good fight as an artist. It’s time to stop being a victim of your passion for art and performance, and start learning how to become a Warrior Artist.