Now my charms are all o’erthrown,And what strength I have’s mine own, Which is most faint. Now, ’tis true,I must be here confined by you, Or sent to Naples. Let me not,Since I have my dukedom gotAnd pardoned the deceiver, dwellIn this bare island by your spell, But release me from my bandsWith the help… Read More
Warrior For The Win!
Several months ago, I wrote a post about my type. I pointed out how my height lends itself to my unlikelihood to be cast as the ingenue. I quoted Gina Torres, and declared that I look forward to being able to have fun and enjoy playing the non-ingenue roles. Well, next week, I will be… Read More
Old Characters Made New
One of the most fun things I do as an actress is to explore new characters. In my 2+ years in New York, I have had many opportunities to explore BRAND new characters, through my involvement with the 29th Street Playwright’s Collective/Write Now Workshop, as well as my participation in short play festivals, and workshops.… Read More
2 Years in New York
I heard it said that when people move to New York, it takes them 6 months to make a decision: get out, or stay forever. This was not the case for me. Two years ago today, Kendall and I arrived in New York, determined to have this chapter of our lives. It took us four… Read More
A few weeks ago, I had, quite literally, the worst audition of my career. And here’s the kicker: it had literally nothing to do with my audition material. I performed my monologue really well, and sang my song capably. But your audition begins the moment you walk in the door. Literally. And boy, did I… Read More