RoadthruSmokyMountains
Acting - Performing

THAT EXTRA MILE

Offsetting the darkness of the night and dim streetlights outside, the warm lights inside Brock-Allen Casting’s small house create a relaxed coziness. It’s a perfect atmosphere for our acting class, […]

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Motivational

YOU’LL LAUGH YOUR ASS OFF

There’s a moment when you look up, with all your family around you, your parents, sisters, brothers, aunts, uncles and the kids and you catch them in the middle of […]

Jeanne-1stGrade-3
Acting - Performing

DON’T BE A BIG SISSY

I don’t like people to see me cry. It’s personal, it’s private. And, just maybe, because my dad taught me how to box at age 6. As a street kid, […]

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Writing

CUT, BURNED OR MAIMED

If I try to cook, I get cut, burned or something big falls on my toe. That’s a clear message to me that I shouldn’t be in the kitchen. If […]

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Acting - Performing

BE BRAVE ENOUGH TO THINK BIGGER

My father used to say, “Be brave enough to think bigger.” Parked my car and, while crossing the quiet side street in the heart of downtown Austin, I found myself […]

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Motivational

BE THE SQUIRREL

Usually there’s no rain in Austin, but late yesterday we actually got a torrential, wind gusting downpour. Looked out my upstairs office window into the oak tree right beside our […]

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Martha Hannah

    Actor-performer-writer-comedian who loves to laugh and dance and looks at the world with a quirky point of view. Proud daughter of a Union dad who taught her how […]