Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

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October 17, 2012

The acting comeback that never was

(Continued)

Oct. 17, 2012 —

Amid the seemingly endless rehearsals and hours of waiting backstage for my three minutes of nightly fame, I realized that my acting career was not really coming back.

It was fun, sort of, but I’ve checked it off of my bucket list and moved on.  

The other 35 cast members, including a gifted balladeer, did a great job and are a credit to community theatre. 

As for me, the words of Shakespeare’s Macbeth perfectly describe my acting career:
“Out, out, brief candle.”

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