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Announcement! I Have Joined See Agency’s Roster!

We are thrilled to announce that Jason Hewlett has joined See Agency’s roster. The Entertainer “He’s the Greatest Entertainer I’ve ever seen. 10 event appearances in 8 years for my company.” - Dan Higginson, Founder & CEO, Synergy Worldwide Jason Hewlett’s Award-Winning One-Man Show will have you laughing until it hurts. His brand of intoxicatingly G-Rated Comedy, Music, Impressions, and Standing Ovations is unlike anything your audience has ever enjoyed. Over 2,000 shows for more than 1 Million audience members in his incredible corporate career make Jason’s show the event your attendees will remember for years to come. Hewlett has opened for The Temptations, Merrill Osmond, The Righteous Brothers, Rita Coolidge, Dan Tyminski, Vince Gill, America, and shared the stage with Mickey Gilley. Jason performed nightly in his hometown of Park City, UT for the 2002 Winter Olympics.  Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon committee asked Hewlett to Headline his first Nationally
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On the Eve of September 11th

On the Eve of September 11th On the Eve of September 11 I am reflective of the feelings I had the day prior, where I was, and assume you remember where you were as well. I felt a very casual, even entitled sense of safety my entire life. Nothing ever made me question it. I figured nothing too terrible could ever happen to me, or my country, as the worst was past us. 2001 was a most significant year in my life: Married in June to the woman of my dreams, landed a Las Vegas job with “Legends in Concert” in July and was sent on the touring troupe to Myrtle Beach, SC to perform as Ricky Martin for the summer.  August flew by as I performed nightly and gained a quick 20 lbs due to my wife’s incredible cooking.  By September 9th my gig was over. Our friends, the
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To The Labor Day Warriors!

Summer was amazing. Yes, it was too short, but it was life-changing.  I mean Labor Day just came and went?  What the? I mean seriously, who gets to go to Kuwait, Afghanistan, Bahrain, all over Africa, perform for those defending our Country and come back to tell the world about it?  What an honor to have been on such a trip with my fellow performers, Dan Clark, Dean Kaelin, and David Archuleta!  Thank you to Armed Forces entertainment, and Dan Clark, for making it happen! As the world turns and all heck is breaking loose ever more over where I just was, I am reflective and grateful for the opportunity more and more to serve those who serve us.  Wondering who saw our show, were inspired and laughed a big belly laugh, hugs and handshakes afterward, and now potentially facing even worse danger as they move into Iraq.  It’s so
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US Troops Tour Reflections – Integration Back Into Society

It has now been one week since I returned from the most amazing opportunity for service of my career.  Reading back through all of my US Troops blog posts I am amazed by a few things: 1. How utterly scared I was upon leaving my family and home 2. How little I know about life or have paid attention to the world, the news, the media 3. How it felt as if the hand of God rested upon me as I wrote, as I believe it was the best writing that’s ever come out of me Upon my return home we were greeted by a group of family, with signs, flags, posters that said, “I Love You Daddy”.  It was a heroes welcome for 4 guys just trying to give what little we can to the true heroes that serve every day.  I admit, it was nice to be welcomed
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US Troops Tour – Djibouti, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia & Coming Home

Djibouti, although sweltering and hot, humid, and a shared base between all military branches (which can make for some confusing rules), was for me the best show on the trip.  The crowd was drinking, great lights (first time we had lights), and although not the best sound system, this was a crowd ready for a show.  A packed house – finally!  I did some improv comedy regarding our stay on the base and it went over so well.  We did a most fun show, with another standing ovation to end and a final moment to relish in the joy we could offer these wonderful people serving our country. Following the show at 11:30 PM we had a Meet & Greet in the Chapel and did a mini-Fireside, kind of a “Meet the Mormons”.  We had a nice turn-out and this whole aspect of this tour has made it even that
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US Troops Tour – Bagram, Afghanistan, Return to Kuwait, Addis Ababa & Djibouti, Africa

    Upon leaving Kuwait on July 15 and our arrival in Afghanistan, following the most sobering flight of my existence and the observance of our military headed into the eye of the storm of war, it was a late night at the Airfield. Greeted by MWR Director, Elissa Weaver, who’s bright eyes, red hair, and ever-present smile gave us the sense that we had found a long lost Aunt in a foreign Country, think Mrs. Potts from “Beauty and the Beast”, sort of an Angela Landsbury voice and comfort, mixed with the no nonsense delivery of a cadet reporting to his sergeant, with the pedigree of knowledge of war of General Schwarzkoff, having been raised a military brat and traveled the world, military service is her life through and through and she loves it, even volunteered to come to Afghanistan to raise the morale of the Troops through entertainment,
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US Troops Tour – Kuwait to Afghanistan

Well, I’m sad to say it, but it looks like I’m not supposed to update much while we are in this most unsettling time in the Country of Afghanistan. However, for the incredible flight over from Kuwait we were in a c-17 like the kind pictured here: Dan Clark and David Archuleta had the experience of a lifetime and got to go up in the cockpit and stay up there the entire flight!  Dean Kaelin and I hung out in the body of the plane with the soldiers in complete silence, a feeling of quiet and contemplation on the face of each uniformed hero, guns over their shoulders the whole flight, never to be removed.  It was sobering.  With the recent deaths of Troops in this part of the world, this was not a time where even a word was uttered between these comrades.  I cried 5 times just thinking
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US Troops Tour – Kuwait

Wow, the days are just zipping by. We left Bahrain on Saturday morning and finally got to drive around the city to check out what we hadn’t seen.  It was beautiful: Great buildings lit up in the sun, with reflective glass on the Gulf water.  It is a sandy landscape but I’ve always found every terrain has it’s beauty and they have made due with what they have, really incredible to see these cities built up out of the sand and desert into thriving locations. When you’re a performer you mostly only have time to groggily stumble from the plane, hope you bags arrived, confused and lost walk to the taxi or pick-up, drive to the hotel, change clothes and race to the venue, walk through the kitchen and back halls to the staging area, do the gig, take pictures with a few people if you’re lucky to stay long
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US Troops Tour – Day 2 in Bahrain

I SO wanted to update last night, but after 4 nights in a row of less than 4 hours sleep each night I was unable to get to it.  It’s crazy how tired we get over here, mostly due to the heat. Yesterday was so incredible.  We woke up, had a nice breakfast at the hotel, and then went to a base to entertain a few of the troops who wouldn’t be able to come to our full show on another base that evening.  They were seated in a horseshoe formation in a cafeteria/multi-purpose room.  Their job is to make sure all of the country is protected, and their days are long, boring, covered in blowing sand and the heat. I’ve never felt this kind of heat.  Remember, we are wearing the loosest fitting clothes we could find, but these soldiers are in FULL Army garb, with helmets, gear, and
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US Troops Tour – First Full Day

With little sleep, no bags or luggage, confused and dazed, we had an incredible First Full Day on our Tour in a fascinating place: Bahrain. It was so hot my face fell off the second we left the hotel.  I think it was between 120-130 degrees today.  I didn’t dare ask for fear that my skin would  retreat from my body.   Literally, my face just melted right off, so gross, people were screaming…. And then I realized they were screaming for David Archuleta, who was walking innocently behind me.  It’s like Beatlemania with him.  Man, this guy is popular everywhere in the whole wide world!  Not sure if anyone could be more deserving of success and adoring fans than David, he’s a legitimately kind, spiritual, determined, talented, and calculated person.  I’m learning a lot just being around this kid (I call him a kid because I’m like an old
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