Nurturing Small Professional Theatres for 15 Years

Paying artists doesn’t close theatre doors... On the contrary, statistically speaking, theatres paying actors and stage managers more have sustained growth. Maybe they’re doing something right! Paying artists doesn’t close theatre doors... On the contrary,...

My leadership checklist…

#1. Always move forward Don’t get stuck in the past, or procedure, or ego. Move forward. #2. Never take it personally It’s never about me. If it somehow becomes about me, STOP. Step back. Take myself out of the equation. Then get back to work for the...

Leadership and Empathy

Because listening is the key to understanding, understanding leads to empathy, and empathy makes me a better leader. In 2010 I ran for president of Actors’ Equity.  The union was coming out of a difficult time. Our Executive Director left the Association in November...