actor / writer / voice-over talent




Originally from Worcester, MA, Joe studied theatre, film, and writing at Syracuse University, and went on to work as an actor in Boston for 8 years, performing in theatre, independent films, commercials, voice-overs and other assorted acting work, including his one-man show Gonzo Night School.  He began writing and recording IPR : Irrational Public Radio, a public radio parody program.  After a brief stint in NYC, he moved to LA, where he continues to work as an actor, writer, and voice-over talent, including producing his one-man show Joe Smith Tells You How to Live Your Life.  He has written and performed stories and comic personal essays for various LA-area reading series including Sit n' Spin, Show and Tell, and Spark.   His true story PornoMime appears on the webzine Fresh Yarn, an "online salon for personal essays."   To be kept abreast of his projects/performances, click here for info on the mailing list.


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