Magic

We’re in tech this week, which is exhilarating, boring, grueling, magical, and the ultimate excuse for everything. (“I can’t. I’m in tech.” This is universal and inviolable.) Every day, something new has been added to the equation – sets, lights, sound, costumes – and this crazy world, a world that started in our imaginations and […]

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First Day of School

It’s the first day of school for FARMERS MARKET. It always tickles me that we often call the first day of rehearsal (especially for musicals, I think) the “first day of school.” I don’t know about anybody else, but I always feel like it’s oh, say … the first day of fifth grade. One of […]

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Hitting the Road

Tomorrow, both Katie and I get in our cars and head for West Virginia (she’s traveling from Springfield by way of Louisville, Kentucky; I have the easier trek, being just four hours away in Baltimore.) It’s got that “it’s almost Christmas Eve!” feeling that you get before any rehearsal process gets underway – especially for […]

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Get me Rewrite!

Because, apparently, the Internet has a sense of humor (and because it ate my first one), this is the second time I’m writing this post on rewriting. You’re cute, WordPress. Real cute. Anyway. It’s commonly said that musicals are never really finished, they’re just eventually abandoned. This is true. There’s always something that can be […]

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