Reasons You Should Fail

No one steps up to bat for the first time and hits a home run, and no one steps up to five clubs and starts doing backcrosses. I look at videos of my early performances and cringe. When starting out you need some ridiculous amounts of optimism to convince yourself that it was actually okay and the next time will …

Master the Art of the After Show Meet and Greet

You won’t be able to do a meet and greet after every show, but I highly encourage you to find a way to meet your audience when they’re leaving. Whether you stand outside the auditorium doors, or if you just step down from the fair stage to say hello to everyone, it will make an impact. People want to talk …

7 Things I Wish I Had Known About Becoming a Professional Performer

I have learned something from each and every gig I have had. Sometimes it’s something I should do more of, and sometimes it’s something I need to change for the next one. I could write several books on how to make it as a performer, but for this article I’m going to share with you the top 7 lessons I’ve …