Dear Nashville

Dear Nashville, You are an amazing city. You stole my heart when Belmont Orientation opened my eyes to all you had in store. I saw fireflies for the first time. It was pure magic, and I've loved you ever since. I spent five years growing under your watch. Learning, performing, creating, failing, and loving. Endless …

Runaway

Did you ever run away from home as a kid? Maybe your feelings were hurt or you got in trouble. Maybe you were overwhelmed by just how big life was when you were so small. It's practically a rite of passage. I asked my mom for a good story about me running away, and I …

Shake Awake

Have you seen The Greatest Showman yet? I loved it.I'm a sucker for a musical, and the music in this movie is fabulous. (Also super proud of my friend Loren who is the singing voice of Jenny Lind!!) Each track is special and the lyrics are powerful. Then you've got these gorgeous sweeping shots, clever …

Slate

Welcome to Actor & Adventurer. Hiya! I'm Joanna, and I'm an actor who likes adventures. 💁🏻 Slate. That's what actors are asked to do at the top of their audition. State your name to the camera, share any information casting is looking for, and (most importantly) show some personality so they know who you are! …