Discovering a Sense of Play On-Camera

Discovering a Sense of Play On-Camera

Getting comfortable on camera has always been something that eluded me. In my first on-camera workshop ever, I got the note that I was “too big”. I’d like to say that I “fixed” it and have never received that note again, but that was not the case. This was a note that I got over and over and over again. I think that if I had been given a $20 bill every time I got that note, I’d be rich by now!!

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Are you ready for the new “New Normal”?

Are you ready for the new “New Normal”?

After a year of tumultuous change, things are changing again. Whether we like it or not. Over the last week, my social media feed has been filled with stories of lots of folks sharing where they were and what they were doing when everything changed. For me, I was in the thick of managing a Pilates studio and had just started to figure out how to make space for my acting career while doing it. My work for the studio suddenly doubled as I was figuring out how to do all my work from home, take...

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Permission to take a Pause

Permission to take a Pause

Last Saturday, after a very productive week, I hit a wall. To say that I was surprised is an understatement. I had spent the entirety of the previous week in the most action than I’ve been able to muster since leaving my day job at the end of October. I put in several solid days of work generating marketing materials for our March events, did some intensive work on my One Woman Show, and even put in solid performances for both my Shakespeare class and my Self-Tape class!! I expected to feel...

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