13th March 2021 I finished work at the paint shop. 30th July 1990 I started my first full time job. I worked for Haymes Paint in their Ballarat shop. That would be 31 years ago this year. Haymes opened a new shop in Frankston and I got to move out of home at the age […]Read More Goodbye Paint Shop.
In 1999 I worked at a pub in Frankston, Victoria. There was another guy there working behind the bar who became a good mate. We both stopped working there at The Grand Hotel in late 1999. We then changed addresses, moving a fair way apart and not long after lost contact. In 2008, chance meeting […]Read More Patrick Constantinou.
Next was another play with Frankston Theatre Group. A short play called Rinse The Blood Off My Toga in which I played private eye Flavius Maximus. Then, in 1997, a phone call out of the blue from a stranger who got my number from someone from Frankston Theatre Group. He was doing a classic Aussie […]Read More An Interesting Journey Part 2
I will, forever, be grateful for the friendships I have made through the journey called the entertainment industry. I have met some awesome people who have worked their way up into success and others who have disappeared. I have learnt so much from so many that I have forgotten lot of the lessons. Stand up […]Read More An Interesting Journey Part 1
Last month (July) marked 27 years since I was given my first full-time job after leaving school. Yep, on 30th July, 1990, I started working for Haymes Paint in Ballarat, Victoria. Since then I have seen many changes in the household paint industry and some things that still haven’t changed. Some brands leading the way […]Read More 27 Years Of Paint Part One.