What To Do When a Job Falls Through

What To Do When a Job Falls Through

I’ve been working in theater for 12 years and this month is the first time I’ve ever had a job fall through at the last minute. There’s been the occasional job way off in the horizon that didn’t work out for some reason or another, but there was plenty of time to recoup and find…

How to Live on a Tour Bus

How to Live on a Tour Bus

For my last job, I had to live on a tour bus, and almost everything I Googled to try to figure out what this life would be like was pretty useless. The only thing the internet told me, on every single site about living on a tour bus, was don’t poop on the bus. (It’s…

Apps To Make Tour Life Easier

Apps To Make Tour Life Easier

So you’re heading out on a tour? Here are some apps I can’t live without on the road: Google Maps I love me some Waze too, but Google Maps walking function is unbeatable when you’re constantly trying to find your way around new cities. Venmo I probably use this at least a dozen times a…

How to Live in a Tour Van

How to Live in a Tour Van

For the better part of two years, I lived in hotels and spent a fully ridiculous amount of time in a 16 passenger van. I’m not gonna lie – it was one of the better touring experiences I’ve had. I was lucky the company I worked for gave us pretty free reign with the van.…

What to Pack to Live on a Circus Train

What to Pack to Live on a Circus Train

Congrats! You’ve just landed a job that makes you live on a train – and if it’s the circus train, this is probably the post you’re looking for. Packing to move onto a train is a strange task when you’re not sure what’s about to happen to you, but here are some tips on things…