Stage Management Posts Roundup

Stage Management Posts Roundup

One of my favorite things about blogging has been the freedom to combine two things I love – stage managing and personal finance. Some of my favorite posts to write have been where these two topics meet. I also appreciate that you all allow me to just rant about my job something – and every…

How to Win at Failure

How to Win at Failure

“What have you failed at this week?” – Sara Blakely Check out this quick and amazing video that helped me redefine failure: I love the idea that the only way to really fail is to not even try. When friends or family try to do something that seems crazy to me and it doesn’t work,…

When Opportunity Meets Hard Work

When Opportunity Meets Hard Work

Last night, as I stumbled back to my home fairly exhausted from my 18 hour work day, I was thinking a little bit about a friend who did not land the gig he wanted on the show I’m working on. We’ve known each other for years, and I feel that we’re both pretty good at…

Is It Worth It To Join Actors Equity?

Is It Worth It To Join Actors’ Equity?

Let me lay a few cards on the table here. I don’t think Actors’ Equity is a good union. I say this from the standpoint of someone who has turned down three different jobs that would’ve allowed her to join – not as someone who hasn’t been able to get in. That being said, a…