Congratulations to my wonderful cast members and production staff of Miracle on 34th Street!
I remember as a kid, going out to see the Nutcracker, on such a wonderful December day as this, and the memory and experience had always stuck with me. After seeing that show I had always felt the pull of fate, much like the moon on the ocean, to do a Christmas play.
Fortunately, the theater stars aligned and Miracle on 34th was my chance. From my audition where I stuffed a pillow in my button down shirt, to the “hell-week” where we were working out the kinks (big and small). All of these will no doubt have cherished moments with the wonderful people in my cast. In my opinion; getting to know and build the foundations of friendship.
Those wonderful people, that I am now happy to call friends, are amazing human beings as well as actors. Indeed community theater fosters a loving and passionate community. Every night of performances they impressed me with their talent and passion. This show would be nothing without all of you and all of the talents that they brought to it.
With more than 3 sold out shows, let that be a testament to all of the hard work. Not only that but you created something amazing.
I will miss all of you. And I want to wish you all of the best and a very merry Christmas.
As always its not goodbye its see you later.
“If I were a bird or bee in a tree
lazy as can be.
I’d sleep the day away,
as the leaves gently sway.”
Poem by Josh C.
A delightfully warm picture of a feline at rest. How can even a seasoned pessimist resist such an adorable moment in nature?
The wood and this lounging cat seem to work perfectly and the lighting is so natural it almost belongs on a calendar somewhere.
A beautiful photoshoot of the soon to be bride and groom.
I am so proud to be with these wonderful young people in our production of Beauty and the Beast Jr.
I firmly believe the journeys that we are most afraid to travel are the ones that will pay off the most.
While I have lost money that I will never see again; I would never give these memories up.
If you ever have the chance; take part in your community, and I can guarantee your life will be changed forever.