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How To Use A Neti Pot

Most actors have used a neti pot to clear their sinuses before a show. Some theater professors believe it’s best to neti pot or perform “nasal irrigation,” everyday. The sensation of pouring saline water into one nostril and having it … Continue reading

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Edwin Forrest Looks Like Ron Swanson

Philebrity posted a photo of the statue of the famous Philadelphia actor Edwin Forrest at the Walnut Street Theatre today. I’ve walked past that statue in the lobby many a time, but never thought that Nick Offerman’s character on Parks and Recreation, Ron Swanson, resembled the great … Continue reading

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OMG, am I Biff Loman?

Last Saturday my Dad and I went to see Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman on Broadway.  What a knockout.  It starred Philip Seymour Hoffman as Willy Loman, the soon-to-be Spiderman, Andrew Garfield as Biff, the wonderful Linda Emond as … Continue reading

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Up Up Up in the Sky

I wanted to send out a big congratulations to the cast and crew of Arden Theatre Company‘s The Flea and the Professor for being nominated for 12 Barrymore nominations.   The nominations included everything from Outstanding Leading Actor in a … Continue reading

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Living on the Fringe

It’s that time of the year again. High concepts, naked bodies, and abandoned buildings all come in slightly off focus in early September for the 2011 Live Arts Festival and Philly Fringe.  I admit I still get giddy when I … Continue reading

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Forever Young?

“What year did you graduate?” she asked me over the music last night. “2008.” I replied loudly. “Oh.” she said. “You?” I asked. “I’m finishing up next semester.” We started dancing again and joked by speaking in German accents.  I … Continue reading

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Fool in Love

This Sunday at 6pm I’ll be performing at the Society Hill Playhouse for Quince’s Cabaret Series, “Full House.”  I’ll be singing with the lovely Megan Pisors.  We’ll be performing songs inspired by relationships and love.  They’re not your typical mushy, … Continue reading

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The Flea and the Professor

I’m understudying the Professor in The Flea and the Professor at the Arden Theatre Company.  It’s a World Premiere Musical based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen.  It’s tons of fun and I’m flexing my musical theater muscles yet … Continue reading

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