Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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October 15, 2012

The acting comeback that never was

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Amid the seemingly endless rehearsals and hours of waiting backstage for my three minutes of nightly fame, I’ve realized that my acting comeback is not coming back.

It’s been fun but now I’m looking forward to checking it off my bucket list.

Be assured that the other 35 cast members, including a gifted balladeer, do a great job and obviously love being community thespians.

As for me, Shakespeare’s Macbeth perfectly described my stage career:

“Out, out, brief candle.

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Keith Kappes is a columnist for The Morehead (Ky.) News. Contact him at kkappes@cnhi.com.

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