The Intellectual Performer


First Date at Lake Dillon Theatre Company
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The Lake Dillon Theatre Company kept me on for another production, First Date. This show is funny, contemporary, and the cast is phenomenal. It is going to be a pleasure to perform this show six times a week. We run until … Read More

Cabaret at Lake Dillon Theatre Company
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This is my first time music directing at an Equity theater, and also my first time doing a production above 9,000 feet! Working with the Lake Dillon Theatre Company has been a wonderful experience and I hope I get to … Read More

Sister Act at Broadway Palm
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I can’t believe we started rehearsals for Sister Act only 14 days ago… It’s been a blast working with a new company and getting to know this wonderful group of performers. We open with two shows today! I am so … Read More

The Fantasticks at Stage Door Theatre
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I’ve been in rehearsals for The Fantasticks for the past two and a half weeks in Coral Springs, Florida. Tonight is opening night, and I am feeling both nervous and excited. I am so blessed to share the stage with … Read More

The King and I at Kilauea Theater
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The King and I opens this weekend at the Kilauea Theater, located in Kilauea Military Camp in Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park. The show will run from July 10th to the 26th. I have the enormous privilege of conducting a fabulous … Read More

The Addams Family at La Comedia
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The Addams Family opens on the La Comedia stage! It is a real joy getting to sing and dance with this fabulous cast. Come join us for a riotous good time. WHERE: La Comedia Dinner Theatre765 W Central AveSpringboro, OH … Read More

South Pacific at La Comedia
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South Pacific opens at La Comedia today! I have the pleasure of performing with this cast until May 5th. Come see the talent and share in a taste of history. WHERE: La Comedia Dinner Theatre765 W Central AveSpringboro, OH 45066 … Read More

Seth’s Talent Showcase at Don’t Tell Mama
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I’m doing another cabaret next week, this time at Don’t Tell Mama NYC. Come watch me sing, accompanied by Seth Bisen-Hersh. It’s sure to be a great night! For more information, visit Seth’s site by clicking here. WHEN:December 9th at 7 … Read More

The Final Product
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I have been trying to change my thought process as of late. As I work to restructure the way I live my life, all sorts of thoughts have been swimming around in my head. I have attempted to organize my … Read More

The Answer Paradigm
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You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life. ~Albert Camus For me, there is a certain comfort in believing that … Read More

The Perfection Predicament
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“If you look for perfection, you’ll never be content.” — Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina I am a perfectionist… and probably borderline obsessive-compulsive. I like when things are aligned, balanced, tidy, efficient, and complete. I don’t like when problems arise, and … Read More

The Impostor Syndrome
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For most of my life I have lived in Hawaii: on a small island with even smaller towns. I had no exposure to the world, let alone the rest of the United States. My only real experience out of Hawaii … Read More

The Professional Show
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On August 13th, I auditioned for Westchester Broadway Theatre’s production of South Pacific. I sang “Almost Like Being In Love”, and was held afterward for dancing. I got through it and was kept to read a monologue. Others were held … Read More

The Conflict Quandary
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Conflict: it’s what makes good drama, and draws people into a story. Our goal as actors is to discover the conflict in our material and bring it to life with our own interpretation. We can connect more intimately when we … Read More

South Pacific at Westchester Broadway Theatre
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We open today! I’m so excited to be in this production of South Pacific. My first professional contract, and it’s at an Equity Dinner Theater. I am so grateful. There is amazing talent here that you absolutely have attend to … Read More

The Audition Exposition
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I’ve been to many auditions, both in Hawaii and in college, but they are a completely different beast here in New York. The auditions vary depending on the production and what they’re looking for. Most of the postings let you … Read More

Cranky Cabaret at Joria Studios
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Practicing up for another cabaret. A fun selection of songs performed by a fun and unique group of people that you will not want to miss. Join us at Joria Studios for a night of silliness and drama as we … Read More

The New York Transplant
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This has already been quite an adventure. It’s only been two months, but I have to say that it is amazing to be back on the east coast. I really missed it. New York City is so alive! The sights, … Read More

CrossF8 Workshop
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I’ve been a part of a workshop for a new musical being brought over from Italy. It’s been an amazing experience to get out into the world of professional performing and befriend others who are here for the same reason. … Read More

Bound for Broadway at The West End Lounge
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This is my first performance in New York! I am so excited and grateful to be singing on a stage again. Come join me for a fun night of music at The West End Lounge; use my name so I … Read More

Spoon River at UH Hilo
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Yesterday was the opening night of Spoon River. This show has been a wonderful experience. The cast is tight, and extremely talented. There is such variety in the flow of energy on stage, it makes for a vibrant and fulfilling … Read More