Joy Fully, also known as Samantha Ricciardi, is a performer at the House of Yes who returned to her native Ohio to navigate the pandemic that has impacted her ability to perform.

Joy Fully, also known as Samantha Ricciardi, is a performer at the House of Yes who returned to her native Ohio to navigate the pandemic that has impacted her ability to perform.

Joy Fully, also known as Samantha Ricciardi, is a performer at the House of Yes who returned to her native Ohio to navigate the pandemic that has impacted her ability to perform.

New York City, New York — June , 2020: Joy Fully, a performer at the House of Yes, has returned to her native Ohio as she navigates the COVID-19 pandemic that has impacted her ability to perform. As the impact of COVID-19 continue to limit the ability for many businesses and artist to continue their livelihood, several resident artists of House of Yes have directed their energies on ways to navigate the crisis through means of crafting, virtual performing, and holistic healing. CREDIT: José A. Alvarado Jr for NPR