Dean's Blog

I’m new to blogging. So let me explain this to you so I can understand it! This is like an interactive computer diary. (I read the Diary of Anne Frank fourteen times when I was a kid.) Below are “posts” (diary entries) with the date of the post to the left of the title. See something that interests you? Click on it and read it! And then let everybody know what you think by leaving a “comment.”

So why blog?

To get connected, to keep connected and to share ideas. I want to hear from you! Did you just see a show that you loved? Did you just listen to an amazing song that you want to tell the world about?

To read my blog:
1. Click on the title of an entry below to read my thoughts (“posts”)

To add your own thoughts (“comments”):
1. Type your comment in the white box under my post
2. Fill out your email address (your email address will not be shown on the website)
3. Click “submit”

Want to know when I update my blog? You can “subscribe” to it! If you subscribe, you will get an email when I update my blog. It’s a quick and easy way to stay connected!

How to subscribe (please subscribe!):
1. On the right of this page, it says “Join Dean’s Blog”
2. Under that, it says, “Subscribe for Dean’s Blog”
3. Under that, there is a box that says “enter email address”
4. Enter your email address :)
5. Click the “SUBSCRIBE ME” button

And that’s all there is to that, folks!

Jun
01

The Choice to Be Creative

For this entry, Sarah and I wanted to do something completely different … it’s a candid interview about picking a career in the arts. Sarah: What made you want to…

May
23

A State of Bliss

It’s weekends like this past one in Palm Springs where I’m reminded why I do what it is that I do. During “Dissertation on the State of Bliss,” I got…

May
10

A Dissertation on the State of Bliss

I am so excited. For the past few months, I’ve been working on a side project; a show entitled “A Dissertation on the State of Bliss.” I’m working with some…

Mar
24

Tom McCall Elementary School Rocks

“I don’t have a question,” said the boy, a First Grader who was standing up in front of an entire school assembly filled with teachers and students, grades kindergarten to…

Mar
14

The Sweetness of Oranges

Here in Southern California, our winters are filled with citrus. I am lucky enough to have a well-tended orange tree in my backyard and once February hits, oranges are literally…

Mar
08

Redmond on the Horizon

It’s getting warm in Southern California (we always miss the memo that February is supposed to be a cold month and skip right to the 80 degree weather) and I’m…

Jan
11

7 Broadway Shows in 6 Days

In my concert, “Give My Regards to Broadway,” I share some personal stories about how this magnificent American art form has shaped my life. My first trip to Broadway came…