Light in the Piazza, and Self-Mastery

  This week I had the great pleasure of seeing opening night of Light in the Piazza at the LA Opera, where my daughter Dove played one of the two leads: Clara Johnson, opposite opera legend Reneé Fleming. I think most parents would be thrilled to see their kid on...

When Your Kid Wants To Take a Break from Acting

Imagine this: You’ve invested years of time and thousands of dollars to support your kid’s passion for acting. Just when things are starting to get somewhere, they announce they want to take a break from acting, and “just be a normal kid.” Now what? An announcement...