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The Aligned Performer Initiative

Mental Health has been a growing concern for performing artists as the conditions of uncertain times continues to take its toll ... this interactive program encourages an open-forum platform for discussions on positive mental health, overcoming fear, eliminating limiting beliefs and anxiety during the audition process, stage performances and even more importantly, when we are alone with our thoughts. 

Program Topics Will Include:

•Brain 101: Covering key points on how our brains function during stressful times, fight or flight, pre-existing conditioning and the subconscious.

•4 self-care checks to control anxiety: Hacks on how to stop your mind from controlling you.

•Morning Routine: Keeping you in a high vibration throughout the day with meditation, journaling and breath work.

•Transforming and creating an extraordinary mindset: BEING ALL-IN •Mentally, Emotionally and Physically

•Affirmations and eradicating negative emotions: 

Leaning toward good-feeling thoughts, positive self-talk and energy.

•Aligning values and beliefs: Releasing limiting belief systems and replacing with limitless beliefs.

•DreamWeaving: Setting intentions, goals and steps to making those all come true.

It Services

1 Day Extensive Audition Workshop w/Mock Audition & Critique

This is a specialized interactive workshop and "mock audition"!  Performers will start with the fundamentals of the Audition Master Class, followed by a complete "mock audition" from start to finish: signing in, a group warm up, learning a dance combo, slating, then auditioning live.  This will give performers a better understanding of how the professional audition process works.  Each performer will receive an individualized critique and consultation to improve their audition materials & skills.

Audition Master Class for 

Singers & Dancers

This interactive Audition Master Class covers the fundamentals of the audition process which includes professional headshots, stellar resumes, "branding your talent" and key points for demo reels that are sure to impress! Ideal for graduating seniors, college students & young professionals breaking into the biz!

Resume, Headshot, 

Demo Reel

Review & Consulting

Do you have what IT takes?

Proper audition material is a critical component to getting hired professionally. We offer individual consulting to review your resume/format, headshots and demo reel to ensure they are highlighting your talent and skills.  If you don't have one of the three mentioned, no worries, we can create one or all of them for you.

Make-Up Masterclasses and Individual Style Consulting for: Image, Attire, Hair & Make-Up

If fashion is not your forte OR you're looking for a more polished professional look ... we've got you covered!  You'll be assigned a personal Styling Consultant to help you capture the look you want and need for your next set of headshots OR to look FABULOUS at your next audition or job interview!  Make-Up Masterclasses are also available for your studio or school.

Additional It Services

Vocal Coach

Help selecting songs that highlight your voice. Fine tuning those songs for auditions with vocal lessons.

Acting Coach

Help selecting the perfect monologues to highlight your acting skills.  One on one acting lessons to master your monologues and audition techniques.

Self-Care  & Well-Being Coach

Sometimes we all need a little help with mental health.  Aspiring performers take on a lot of scrutiny and judgement in this industry causing artists to feel pressured and stressed.  Your own Well-Being coach is available for one on one consultations.


Assigned choreographer to choreograph your college submission or senior showcase that best highlights your strengths as a dancer.

Make-Up Artist

One on one make-up session with a professional 

make-up artist.  Learning make-up fundamentals specific for your skin tones, palette and style.

Certified Personal Trainer

One on one coaching from an ACE (American Council on Exercise) Certified Personal Trainer.  If you're looking to adopt and maintain a healthy lifestyle in fitness and wellness; your personal coach will help you reach your goals.

Stacy M. Gaudioso

Entertainment Senior Producer || Talent Agent & Coach || NLP Practitioner

Stacy is an senior established producer and casting director with 20 years of experience in talent recruitment and production services for the entertainment industry.  Well known for discovering exceptional new talent as well as recognizing the seasonal professional, her successful negotiating abilities and recruiting skills ensures her clients the highest level of performers.  Managing production casts simultaneously worldwide, past clients include Silverseas Cruises, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, 

Princess Cruises, Costa Cruises, Cunard Cruises, Royal Caribbean International, 

Holland America Line, Celebrity Cruises, Azamara Cruises, American Queen Steamboat Company, 

Disney World, Busch Gardens and Sea World. 

Stacy has an extensive background in dance and holds a 

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications from the University of Central Florida.  

Recently becoming a certified NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) Practitioner, 

dedicating her time to bridge the gap between performing arts and 

positive mental health. Stacy is currently on staff at Live On Stage and 

Matt Davenport Productions, contributing to their creative teams and production solutions.

She is also a Senior Talent Agent at YOU Management USA.

Stacy is the founder of It Talent LLC, recruiting, coaching and presenting Professional Audition Workshops for new talent breaking into the business, in addition to, creating a container for change with a specialized focus on Positive Mental Health and daily Self-Care for performing artists in the industry. 

She is a recurring presenter at the Southeastern Theatre Conference and holds Master Classes and Workshops regionally at high schools, colleges, dance studios and conventions.  As a Talent Coach, she offers one on one mentoring and programs for performers who are just starting out or who want to fine tune their audition skills.


Well known for discovering exceptional new talent, as well as, recognizing the seasonal professional, Stacy's successful negotiating abilities and recruiting skills ensures her clients the highest level of performers. 

"Bringing the best talent to the stages of the world."

"I wanted to expand my career expectations and possibilities.  Stacy knew exactly where I needed to go next and now I'm

working my dream job!"

Issac Ryckeghem ~ Vocalist

National Tour of The Sound of Music

"Stacy has been instrumental in helping me get to my current shipboard position, supporting me since 2001 when she first hired me as a Production Cast Vocalist.

Her passion and commitment to all things Entertainment are inspiring, it's been a pleasure knowing her over the last 18 years!"

Verity Teiho-Brown

Cruise Director/Soloist

Holland America Line

"Stacy is a great consultant to have in your pocket when it comes to starting off in the business! 

She was committed to helping me perfect my professional portfolio and preparing for auditions while always offering valuable advise!"

Alexis Kumpf ~ Dancer

Walt Disney World - Orlando

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