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Joshua Silverstein


Joshua Silverstein is an award winning actor, comedic writer, beatboxer and educator. He's an original member of Norman Lear's DECLARE YOURSELF ROADTRIP SHOW; a 3-year spoken-word/music performance tour encouraging the American people to register and vote. His two-person show, "So Fresh and So Clean," with actor/poet, Joe Hernandez-Kolski has been receiving rave reviews since its debut at the bang comedy theater in Los Angeles in 2008. It was additionally presented at the Comedy Central Stage and Ars Nova in New York City.

Beatboxing since the age of 5, Joshua has become the West Coast's most sought after beatboxer. His various collaborations with artists such as Slash from Guns and Roses and poetic icons Jerry Quickley and Ursula Rucker have earned him the title of "the hardest-working beatboxer in L.A.".

Joshua has gone on to provide and facilitate uncountable Theater, Improvisation and Spoken Word workshops / in-school residencies, all designed to create a safe and open space where youth indulge in the freedom of creative expression.