Personal growth entries.

Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is an American national holiday observed on the third Monday of January each year, which is around King's birthday, January 15. (more details) The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at [...]

With three years under our belt, I want to share three pitfalls I have encountered from producing/performing an improvised show based on a known piece of fiction. (The solution is likely vigilant communication but sometimes the focus on avoiding one pitfall leads to forgetting the others.) Death By Reference Sometimes you overstuff the audience with [...]

Compared to previous years, I've been relatively quiet since the beginning of the month. Close Shave 4: Star Trek Masquerade, my annual Movember Canada benefit show will be upon us. I am burned out from producing (creating/organizing/promoting/audience wrangling/paying) small-audience shows. I am tired of how little control I have over the growth of the show [...]

A Dandy Update Personal We haven't posted one of these since the Spring! We had a busy summer: convention appearances (namedrop: ConBravo, Atomic Lollipop, Stage Select) our monthly Holodeck Follies a fundraiser to send kids to camp and turning it all off for the more important things: hanging out with family and friends. This last [...]