The Alien Logs of Super Jewels took flight in 2015 and quickly won positive reviews and five book awards. Next up? The stage! Author, BK Bradshaw, composer Josh Freilich and singer and actress Hannah Howzdy tell the story–from bookshelf to stage. BK Bradshaw: The Alien Logs of Super Jewels: A New Musical began in 2014 when I had finished a novel and had a discussion with my daughter, Jaqi, about what I should do next—another novel in that series, or something completely new.
“Don’t let autism define you—YOU define your autism,” Hollywood actor Muse Watson advised a young Springfield girl on the spectrum on what some labeled a “tour de force” across Springfield last week. Watson, admired by many as “Mike Franks,” the beloved mentor of Agent Gibbs on the NBC television series, NCIS, is the honorary chairman of a new non-profit in Springfield, STARS for Autism. Having a child on the spectrum has inspired him to use his celebrity status to spread a m