Archive for October, 2013

Fame Fell on Me

Posted in Quotes on October 26, 2013 by RobALott

“I spent eighteen years doing stand-up comedy. Ten of those years were spent learning my craft, four of those years were spent perfecting my craft, and four of those years in wild success. I set out for comedic genius and fame fell on me as a byproduct. The course was more plotting than heroic.” -Steve Martin

Decide Ahead of Time

Posted in A Note to Directors, Disentangling Thoughts on Theatre, Got Me Thinkin', Nuts & Bolts Stuff on October 21, 2013 by RobALott

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As an artist, you are the brand.

Each of us is responsible for creating and maintaining our individual brands. And as good brand managers we must decide ahead of time where we’ll draw the line on the material we’ll perform, the art we will create, and the jobs we will accept.

The line is going to be different for all of us. But we must decide before we get too hungry.

Where is your line?