Kashayna Johnson: Navigating the World of Acting and Creativity

Join host Rob Lee as he interviews Kashayna Johnson, a talented actress, writer, and educator. They discuss Kashayna's early experiences in theater, her journey in the arts, and the pivotal moments that shaped her career. Get inspired by Kashayna's passion, resilience, and creativity in this engaging episode. 🎭🎨


Episode Highlights:
  • Kashayna shares her first job in a children's theater troupe and how it ignited her passion for creativity and working with kids. (00:01:43) 🧒🎭
  • She reflects on a challenging audition experience and how it scarred her until high school, where she rediscovered her love for acting. (00:03:01) 🎭💔
  • Kashayna discusses the importance of trust in her work and how it has shaped her approach to performance. (00:31:46) 🤝🎭
  • She shares two pivotal moments in her career: witnessing an inspiring performance in Ruined and her recent off-Broadway debut. (00:22:16, 00:25:25) 🌟🎭
  • Kashayna emphasizes the importance of trusting oneself and the work put into a performance, rather than getting caught up in nerves or self-doubt. (00:32:59) 🙌🎭

Key Takeaways:
  • Trust the work you have put in and believe in yourself as an artist. 🎭✨
  • Surround yourself with supportive and talented individuals who inspire and challenge you. 👫🌟
  • Embrace the power of storytelling and the impact it can have on both the performer and the audience. 📖👥

If you're interested in learning more about Kashayna Johnson's work, follow her on social media.
Social Media Links:
Instagram: Kashayna J📸
Twitter: Kashayna Johnson 🐦


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The Truth In This Art is an interview series featuring artists, entrepreneurs and tastemakers in & around Baltimore.
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