Amalgamation of Life, Director

When will this be a show?

I had a question I asked myself many moons ago, a question I didn't have an answer to at the time. "When will this be a show?" I asked myself this question after I was selected to direct it but before I started planning the entire process. Or, at least, the entire process as I… Continue reading When will this be a show?

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

Amalgamation of Life, Director

Bending

Bending genders? What are the rules and regulations? Or...do I make them up as I go... I've been faced with some hard questions and realizations when it comes to Forum. It's a male heavy show but I picked it and I *thought* I could get away with reversing genders on all of the roles. I'm… Continue reading Bending

Amalgamation of Life, Reviewer

All seven.

All seven and we'll watch them fall.. No, this isn't going to be about the song by Prince, may he rest in peace. This is going to be a post about the seven stories we all tell. The 7 story models are: Overcoming the Monster (think Frankenstein) Rags to Riches (think Cinderella) The Quest (think Man of La… Continue reading All seven.