What have I accomplished? A lot! I often underestimate myself but let me run through everything I did in 2018: Costume designed my first period piece, The 1940s Radio Hour Supported the cast in their aging make up, Dixie Swim Club Consulted on costumes, Our Town Supported the cast in their natural make up, Vanya… Continue reading A Look Back
Welp, it's been 3 months--where did I end up in my goals? June 2018 Successfully suggest, prepare, plan, audition, direct, and let go of a production Plot out one script with stage directions, costume themes, set design, sound/music I'm still here! I'll be in the planning stage until March 3, 2019 @ 6:59 p.m. I actually… Continue reading Welp, it’s been 3 months…
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
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.
Should, and can, movie actors move to theater, or vice versa? Part two! I have a whole theory that the answer should be no, but every once in an actor I have to change my opinion. In this blog entry, I'll focus on a few examples of high quality actors that can traverse any medium… Continue reading Crossing mediums.