Amalgamation of Life, Costume Designer, Director

Appropriate thanks

What I've been missing in my recent thank-full posts may not be very apparent in my everyday life. I am thankful to my readers, you. Those people who have been following, by accident or on purpose, for the last year or so. I wouldn't have made it through some of my darkest moments without your… Continue reading Appropriate thanks

Amalgamation of Life, Costume Designer, Director

Appropriate thanks

What I've been missing in my recent thank-full posts may not be very apparent in my everyday life. I'd like to focus on my mom, for this post. It's old news, but I don't thank her enough. *And,* I really don't thank her enough for the silly things that she does for me. For instance,… Continue reading Appropriate thanks

Actor, Amalgamation of Life, Costume Designer, Director

Open letter to theatre.

I've done my best over the past year (and some change) to be as honest as possible with my thoughts and feelings relating to theatre. I think, going back and re-reading some posts, that I have been forthright and accurate in my depiction of my feelings; it's a love-hate relationship. Theatre is not a beast… Continue reading Open letter to theatre.

Amalgamation of Life, Costume Designer

I’ve been thinking…

I've been having these moments where I shift back and stop to think for a minute, "how did I come to that decision?" Or, "was that the best decision to make?" It's a bit alarming. You know you did well, every one has clothes and every one has been taking care of things pretty well… Continue reading I’ve been thinking…

Costume Designer

Why do I like costuming?

I am often asked why, starting approximately two years ago, I switched from being on the stage to being backstage--in short, why do I like costuming actors? It's kind of simple: I like to play dress up, and costuming is simply grown up dress up. It's not much different from why I like acting. As an… Continue reading Why do I like costuming?