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The View From Here #171: Fall/Winter, 2016-17

Thanks to everyone who's been popping in to donate at!

In just two days, we're brought in $830, putting us 11% of the way to our goal, and just $170 shy of the new "Breakneck Julius Caesar" costume! 

Back to the tour! Racing back from some successful Utah shows, I made a quick stop in Nebraska, with a Shakespeare workshop at U-Nebraska-Kearney, and pushing on back to Chicago for one day. In an odd stroke of timing, my “agent” called me in for an audition on the one day that I would be in town! It was for an “industrial,” which is usually an in-house video for corporate use. The director seemed very enthusiastic about my performance, and as the door was swinging closed behind me, I could hear him tell the cameraman, “That was a Five.”
(Which, of course, begs the question, “On a scale of…?”)
I had another return visit to Lewis University, where they’ve now hosted me four times (they also use my textbook, “Acting at the Speed of Life” in their acting classes…