Posted in October 2014

Block 505: October 31: 2014

Happy Halloween, everyone. Missing the McKittrick and their Halloween party pretty badly this morning. Wish I had somewhere to go tonight. Date: October 31, 2014 Crane: 505 Days Spent on Project: 620 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Jenny M. Jenny was another costume designer that I assisted in New … Continue reading

Block 504: October 30, 2014

It’s only 10am, and it’s already been a day! Date: October 30, 2014 Crane: 504 Days Spent on Project: 619 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Charlotte W. Today, I think it’s appropriate that I dedicate this Crane to Charlotte. She wouldn’t remember me. I don’t even think she KNEW … Continue reading

Block 503: October 29, 2014

OMG, guys: the area code in Portland is 503. Date: October 29, 2014 Crane: 503 Days Spent on Project: 618 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Seth M. He was the general manager for Come Fly Away when it played on Broadway. I feel like I should have made more … Continue reading

Block 502: October 28, 2014

Rained so hard overnight, there was a river down the middle of the road this morning. Yay, Portland. Date: October 28, 2014 Crane: 502 Days Spent on Project: 617 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Michael B. Michael was the assistant company manager attached to the Broadway production of Come … Continue reading

Block 501: October 27, 2014

Um, guys, it’s all downhill from here. Date: October 27, 2014 Crane: 501 Days Spent on Project: 616 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Rick S. Rick was the Production Stage Manager for Come Fly Away, which meant he was given the task of making sure all the different cats … Continue reading

Block 500: October 26, 2014

BOOM. Halfway there. Date: October 26, 2014 Crane: 500 Days Spent on Project: 615 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: It seems odd to be talking about working on the Broadway production of Come Fly Away and not thank the person steering the ship. Twyla Tharp. I can’t say before … Continue reading

Block 499: October 25, 2014

Everyone on Facebook is making me incredibly nervous about tomorrow’s Crane. They have this strange expectation that tomorrow’s will be incredibly amazing and awesome. Tomorrow, in my need, will be another day to take one day at a time. Date: October 25, 2014 Crane: 499 Days Spent on Project: 614 Location: NW Portland, OR Person … Continue reading

Block 498: October 24, 2014

TGIF. The Dog made it into work today, and the shop is happy. Date: October 24, 2014 Crane: 498 Days Spent on Project: 613 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Alicia R. The third shoe company that we worked with for the Broadway production of Come Fly Away was located … Continue reading

Block 497: October 23, 2014

Rain for the second day in a row. The Dog, of course, refused to go to work AGAIN today. The shop is actually upset with me. (“Why don’t you just carry him to work? We miss him!”) Date: October 23, 2014 Crane: 497 Days Spent on Project: 612 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would … Continue reading

Block 496: October 22, 2014

Rain in Portland today. Go figure. Date: October 22, 2014 Crane: 496 Days Spent on Project: 611 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Oh, continuing on with my adventures in Shoe-insanity for Come Fly Away. One of the genius, or maddening things, that we allowed to happen with Come Fly … Continue reading