#lifeofky – Day 107: “Tips on How to RUIN Thanksgiving – I Mean, Why Not?”

Yay! It’s Thanksgiving! Today is the day that your cell gets littered with mass-texts of cartoon Turkeys. (Please, please stop doing that… I beg you…) Today is the day that Americans gather around tables with their families and eat way past the point of physical comfort while drinking an excess amount of alcohol, while watching… Read More #lifeofky – Day 107: “Tips on How to RUIN Thanksgiving – I Mean, Why Not?”

#lifeofky – Day 106: “Is NJ Theater Too White? It’s a Serious Question”

I started performing in New Jersey community theater in 2003, when I played “Joe Vegas” in The Pennington Player’s production of FAME: The Musical. (Which, by the way, I do not recommend doing… some movies just don’t need to transfer to the stage…) I performed that show at the Open Air Theatre at Washington Crossing… Read More #lifeofky – Day 106: “Is NJ Theater Too White? It’s a Serious Question”

#lifeofky – Day 105: “Les Misérables: Five Ways NJ Actors Should Deal with Not Being Cast in Their Dream Role”

In a perfect theatrical world, rejection never happens. Unfortunately, we live in New Jersey, which means that our world is FAR from perfect. Rejection is quite the common event in the acting world. All actors around the world personally feel as though they are perfect for a certain role, and when they don’t get it,… Read More #lifeofky – Day 105: “Les Misérables: Five Ways NJ Actors Should Deal with Not Being Cast in Their Dream Role”

#lifeofky – Day 70: “Another School Shooting…We Need to Fix This…NOW”

There’s been another school shooting. In Sparks, Nevada today, a student at Sparks Middle School opened fire inside the school just before the first bell rang. As a result of the shooting, two male students were wounded, a male teacher was killed, and the shooter himself was killed. According to CNN, the student was pointing… Read More #lifeofky – Day 70: “Another School Shooting…We Need to Fix This…NOW”

#lifeofky – Day 52 through 66: “The Gov’t Furloughed My Blog”

You may or not have been aware of this, but for the past two weeks, there was a government shutdown in the United States. During that time period, I didn’t get the opportunity to blog. For humor reasons, I’d love to blame the Tea Party Republicans for not allowing me to blog during this time… Read More #lifeofky – Day 52 through 66: “The Gov’t Furloughed My Blog”