Profiles

“Put yourself in positions where you feel lost. It gives you incredible energy to face and solve problems. Connect with your fellow artists. Your community is what really helps you survive.”

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I Create Birmingham: Tam DeBolt

“What do I want to see more of? Collaboration – theatres working together, sharing knowledge, sharing resources, and helping each other.”

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“There is a need for young people who are art inclined to be given opportunities to express themselves.”

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“You need the support of people around you – your family, friends, etc. That support gives you miles of advantage over people who are being told ‘you’re never going to make anything of yourself as an artist.'”

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“Writing and recording an album can be maddening and chaotic…. I have found that it’s important for my creative process to be involved with other co-writers as much as possible.”

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