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Always New

Ever looked back on yourself and thought: “How the heck did I choose to wear my hair like that? I hate those clothes! Why, oh why, did I even go out with that guy? Did I really think this...

Do It Now

I missed my Thursday deadline this week because my husband had another (almost very serious) health issue. I have been a little busy. But he is fine. I do not know where he keeps his horseshoe. My blog for...

Start Hiring Pros Again, Community Theatre

So forgive me if I have some of the deets wrong. I am looking back over thirty years. A long time ago, when the earth was green (okay the 80’s), Community Musical Theatre was a very different animal. Because...

Site Specific Venues -WTF? I Wanna See, Too

LANGUAGE AND CRANKY LADY ALERT I had a really unfortunate Fringe this year in which, for various reasons, I missed a lot of or deeply important moments in plays because I couldn’t see. Let’s be clear: I am short....

The Pact

Directors and Producers in Community Theatre have a pact with two distinct populations whose needs are different but not conflicting: 1) Actors and 2) Audience. The pact is sacred. The Pact (with the Actor) You have come out for this...