If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything original
— Sir Ken Robinson

Joseph is a Kansas City based actor, dialect coach, and musician. A proud Jayhawk, he holds degrees in both theatre-voice performance and music education from the University of Kansas. As a classically trained actor and singer, his work ranges from Richard III (NYC) to Into the Woods. As well, he regularly works with the Lyric Opera of Kansas City and most recently appeared in their productions of The Pirates of Penzance and the Pulitzer Prize winning opera, Silent Night

Other work includes Sweeney Todd, Christmas in Song, A Streetcar Named Desire, Much Ado About Nothing, and more.

Besides being an active performer, Joe is a licensed Realtor, teacher, and dialect coach. He has worked under acclaimed voice coach Paul Meier, assisting in both coaching and accent/dialect design, and makes use of the Paul Meier 7-step method both on stage and off.