2017 – A Year in Review

2017 – A Year in Review

Facing the New Year can be daunting. If you’re like me, you find the initial process of making resolutions and setting goals energising. But that momentary optimism is gradually pushed aside by a low level anxiety worrying whether you’ll succeed in reaching...
Artists lead

Artists lead

As artists we often spend a lot of our time focusing on the details our craft. Tweaking that joke, straightening that vibrato and leaping higher. Being a comedian, a singer or a dancer does rely on you paying attention to detail. But being an artist requires something...
Which will you choose: furious or fierce?

Which will you choose: furious or fierce?

The artist who is fierce is able to sacrifice his ego and his perception of safety to go to a place that frightens him. He cares so much about the work and the community and the opportunity to make a difference that he’s able to be rational when everyone else winds...
Be grateful for what you can give

Be grateful for what you can give

It’s all about giving. Give your time, your energy, your ideas, your opinions, your money and your heart. Give without knowing how it will come back to you, because the return on investment is mysterious, but real. Give time to yourself. Ignore Facebook for a month,...