I know you are sick of hearing about it, but now that we've got one weekend of performances under our belt, it feels like a REAL SHOW and we DID IT. It wasn't without its hiccups. We didn't have lights until opening night. Microphones were a little iffy, including the fact that we sometimes heard… Continue reading We made a show!
Ahhhh, tech week. Ask anyone who has ever been in theater, and they will cringe at those two words. It's the week before you open. There are lights and costumes and props and microphones and people all in places there never were before. And you weren't totally confident in your memorization of lines as it… Continue reading Tech Week
After a five-year hiatus, I'm finally rejoining the world of community theater. WOOT. I was never the lead in high school, but by senior year, I was cast as the comedic supporting role...and loved it!! I remember thinking, "Oh my gosh, I think I'm funny..." This whole time I had thought I wanted to be… Continue reading I’m Finally in a Musical Again!
Nerd Alert! The hubs and I watched a few pieces of the National Spelling Bee Championship yesterday, and it was seriously so entertaining. Seeing all these little personalities and how freaking SMART these kids are was incredible, and their little mannerisms and reactions to things were beyond endearing. It wasn't as boring as this yawn… Continue reading The Spelling Bee!
I cannot begin to describe my excitement that Into The Woods is coming out in MOVIE FORM!! While there have been both successful and unsuccessful movie-musicals, I have high hopes for the likes of Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick, and Johnny Depp. I'M SO EXCITED!! Watch the trailer... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Byk9Is3TjY As an 8th grader, I watched my… Continue reading Into The Woods
This weekend will close the run of "Seussical the Musical." How is it that I can never be satisfied? I always feel the weight of exhaustion lift with the close of a show, yet it saddens me to say goodbye to a piece of myself that I can never have back. Never a happy medium… Continue reading An End
If you can spot me in this video, I will give you a virtual high five.