Kevin and Paul talk about creating a support system for yourself as an artist
You can’t do it alone as an artist. Creating in a vacuum doesn’t lead to success.
Highlights from this episode:
The support you can get from others in a class setting
Recognizing what type of people you need in your corner and in your life
– A story of friends came to the rescue during Thanksgiving years ago
Recognizing what type of people you DON’T want in your circle of friends)
-Are you surrounded by a bunch of people in your life that make you feel like you’re the subject of a Comedy Central roast? That may not be a good thing.
-Kevin and Paul talk about the hardest rooms they’ve had to rehearse in.
Creating your own personal board of directors
-Have people in your life that will be honest with you (even if it hurts)
-How Kevin learned to be better at business phone calls
-How Paul had a difficult conversation about his first screenplay
Action steps: what you can do to reach out to people who can help and mentor you.