Latest News/Ongoing Projects
June 2017
Moving the Elephant
June 23, 2017
As I travel for work, I’ve notice how few elephants I encounter.  Now, in truth, there are no elephants in Samoa (where I am currently working). In fact, there are no elephants in most of the overseas places where I have worked, except India where, for the most part, the elephants are an invitation to ride, feed, be blessed by or be petted. 
The Delicious Danger of Devising
June 18, 2017
Devising develops plays. Devising develops artists. In addition, this process of generating material through improvisation enticingly offers insight into people and places even as the experience encourages an artistic freedom that can be, well, deliciously dangerous.  A young performer said to me just yesterday, “This is my first time to do this way.  I like that it’s my ideas.”
The Hidden Joy of Artistic Discovery
June 12, 2017
I enjoy celebrating my professional colleagues' successes. I have to say, truthfully, that I am so much more engaged by the authentic discovery of personal artistry by the young and the novice.  Small, undocumented moments when an individual suddenly realizes their creative power or, more precisely, power over their own creativity.