Blog Contributing Writer
Successful New York City Television and Theatre career, as a Media & Performing Arts Director, Political Commentator, Public Speaker and Soap Opera Actor.
Politics: Communications consultant and ghost writer for progressive political organizations, causes and candidates. Text/content contributor, script doctor, rewriting/editing political speeches and theatre scripts, screenplays, teleplays and other creative works; Founder and Creative Director of The Reasonable Voice.
Director: Showcase premiere of NIXON’s NIXON for Lanford Wilson at his NYC Circle Rep Theater 1993, and in 2010 directed a revival of the Russell Lee political script at The Hamner Theater, winning acclaim in 2013 for his direction of STEALING LINCOLN by Anne G’Fellers-Mason; Numerous educational videos; Acting Coach for members of the Philadelphia Opera Company and their student master classes.
Performer: NBC’s “Another World, as FRANCO while also engaged as Guest Director, Advocate/Speaker, Host/VO/Narrator, Guest Artist and Radio host. Understudy for Denis Arndt in “Pillowman”, at The Studio Theater and the Cardinal/Bishop in “Richard III” at The Shakespeare Theater. Most recent stage performances at the Heritage Summer Theatre Festival: Victor Velasco in Neil Simon’s BAREFOOT in the PARK (2010), Perfumer Maraczek in SHE LOVES ME (2011) and Robert Livingston in 1776 (2012). Continues to teach Acting to Singers in both Opera and Musical Theatre.
Media: Radio News Producer/Anchor and Radio Host of TRV and Monticello Media’s Charlottesville This Week. Guests have included State Senators, City Managers, Political Activists & Advocates, Candidates for U. S. Congress, The Deputy Secretary of Agriculture, Monticello curator, Hip-Hop Artists and more; Video host and commentator.
Vocal Talent: principal voiceover for The Indi-film Minute and available for recording audio books.