Episode 141: The Many Benefits of Theater For Your Kids

If you knew there was an activity for your kids that expands communication skills, builds confidence, empathy, & problem solving strategy all while having fun, would you sign them up? These are just some of the many benefits theater can bring to children that our guest, Brandon Talley, speaks about in this episode. With 20 years of experience and the role of playing Jesus at Sight & Sound Theater under his belt, Brandon brings a seasoned and humbled approach to understanding how theater ties directly to our faith and encourages us all to be more like Jesus!

Are you ready to hear the many benefits of theater for your kids? Let’s go!

BRANDON TALLEY received his BFA in Music Theatre from Elon University in North Carolina in 2004, and moved to Pennsylvania to begin what would be nearly a two decade long career as an actor at Sight & Sound Theatres. During his time there, he played many roles, including Jesus, Daniel, Adam, Joseph, Pharaoh, and several others.  He has also been in many films and commercials with various production companies.  

In recent years, Brandon took a new role with Berkshire Hathaway in the world of real estate, and has made his way to the top 2% of agents nationwide, proudly serving the region around Lancaster County.  Brandon is married to his lovely wife Leslie, with whom he has three beautiful daughters: Cora, Vivian, and Marley.

Resources

Philippians 4:13 – I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me

Romans 12:4-8 ; 1 Corinthians 12:12-27 – the body of Christ

Sight & Sound Theaters Website

Sight & Sound Theater TV

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