Block 669: May 23, 2015

“Today in Portland Weather.” Spring! Date: May 23, 2015 Crane: 669 Days Spent on Project: 823 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Let’s rewind a bit… even farther… back to 2006 for a moment. Remember that I graduated from the Yale School of Drama in May of 2006, and made … Continue reading

Block 668: May 22, 2015

Today we open our eleventh and final play of the season. And they didn’t break me; despite their best efforts I am still standing. HA! Date: May 22, 2015 Crane: 668 Days Spent on Project: 822 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: When I first saw what would be my … Continue reading

Block 667: May 21, 2015

For some very unknown and silly reason, I keep putting this off today. Maybe it’s that nothing is going on at work right now, and I’m just pacing around… Date: May 21, 2015 Crane: 667 Days Spent on Project: 821 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Still on New York … Continue reading

Block 666: May 20, 2015

The mean reds today. Two-thirds done! Date: May 20, 2015 Crane: 666 Days Spent on Project: 820 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I’m just going to stay on a New York City Real Estate Tangent for a few more days… …because real estate- finding it, acquiring it, paying for … Continue reading

Block 665: May 19, 2015

Tuesday. Feels like Thursday. Or maybe I’m just delusional. Or hopeful. Date: May 19, 2015 Crane: 665 Days Spent on Project: 819 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I’ll continue to thank the brokers that I worked with in New York City. Not because I think NYC brokers are amazing … Continue reading

Block 664: May 18, 2015

Today is the last Monday my shop has on contract this season. That seems so weird to me; have I survived my first theater season in Portland? Date: May 18, 2015 Crane: 664 Days Spent on Project: 818 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Let’s rewind a bit, back away … Continue reading

Block 663: May 17, 2015

I have such hopes! Date: May 17, 2015 Crane: 663 Days Spent on Project: 817 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Continuing on with that web-series that I did back in February 2013, I’d have to send this Crane to Ross E. He wrote the six episodes for that web-series. … Continue reading

Block 662: May 16, 2015

Sitting in tech rehearsal on this Saturday morning, and I’m struck by the thought that, at 36 years old, I’m neither young nor old. I’m neither green nor experienced. I’m really in a middle, possibly on the cusp of something. Don’t you think? Date: May 16, 2015 Crane: 662 Days Spent on Project: 816 Location: NW … Continue reading

Block 661: May 15, 2015

Yesterday’s attitude that I could take over the world kinda disappeared at some point last night. I woke up in a foul mood. So, I’m eating a donut right now. Date: May 15, 2015 Crane: 661 Days Spent on Project: 815 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Another in the … Continue reading

Block 660: May 14, 2015

I woke up this morning and felt like I could take on the world. Despite a surprise sore throat. Date: May 14, 2015 Crane: 660 Days Spent on Project: 814 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Back in the late spring and/or early summer of 2013, I was scrounging for … Continue reading