Amalgamation of Life

Introspection

What have I learned? Mostly from rereading this blog, and reviewing a majority of my diatribes, is how much introspection I've done in preparation. When I talk about Forum, or preparing for it, I talk with such passion that even I am taken aback by it. I am flat out shocked. I think that I… Continue reading Introspection

Amalgamation of Life, Director

Enticement: Auditions

"The time has come, the walrus said!"Okay, I have a hate love relationship with this quote. I can't tell if when I quote that I am the walrus since I am saying the time has come. But that's enough psychoanalysis for a blog post today, or any day really. My auditions are in a month!… Continue reading Enticement: Auditions

Amalgamation of Life

So…

This year I set a personal goal to read 100 books. I am eager and ready to read a book that isn't school related. However, I do have many books regarding project management on my docket. I didn't think I would consider a book on directing--frankly, I didn't even know there would be books for… Continue reading So…

Amalgamation of Life, Director

Blind Auditions

Are blind auditions advantageous or ridiculous? I've been giving more thought to holding blind auditions for┬ámy upcoming show and I have resigned myself to believe that they aren't feasible for me. And, normally, I am a person who would say a 'not now' or 'maybe in the future;' but I think this time, I mean… Continue reading Blind Auditions

Amalgamation of Life, Costume Designer, Director

How do you budget

The time has come, the walrus said! To plan the 2019-2020 season and what I want to propose as director. I am very excited to have four equally engaging and entertaining shows at my finger tips. I'm following up on rights for two of them, but I don't predict any blockades in my future. And… Continue reading How do you budget