Tagged with Arkansas

Block 456: June 6, 2014

  Jeez, Louise. What do I want to say today? Date: June 6, 2014 Crane: 456 Days Spent on Project: 473 Location: Conway, Arkansas. (Less than a week to go!) Person I would have sent it to: Roy G. He was the first General Manager for Broadway Productions with whom I worked on the off-Broadway production … Continue reading

Block 450: May 31, 2014

Another grey and wet day in Arkansas. The show opens in 11 days! Date: May 31, 2014 Crane: 450 Days Spent on Project: 467 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Luanna M. Back in the summer of 2008, the production manager for Fela!’s off-Broadway run hired Luanna as our wardrobe supervisor. … Continue reading

Block 446: May 27, 2014

Remember that first week I was in Arkansas, and how it was so cold I wore a coat, a sweatshirt, and a scarf most days? Yeah, well: summer’s here! Date: May 27, 2014 Crane: 446 Days Spent on Project: 464 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Where do I go after … Continue reading

Block 441: May 22, 2014

Three more weeks in Arkansas. Twenty more days until Pippin opens. Date: May 22, 2014 Crane: 441 Days Spent on Project: 459 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: When I worked at Colby College as a guest designer on that production of Life Is A Dream, I had the good fortune … Continue reading

Block 439: May 20, 2014

I really need some motivation today. Date: May 20, 2014 Crane: 439 Days Spent on Project: 457 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Sarah G. When I came back to New York after a summer away in Wisconsin, I signed on to design a production for the New York Musical Theatre … Continue reading

Block 437: May 18, 2014

Today, I have nothing to do. And it feels strange. Date: May 18, 2014 Crane: 437 Days Spent on Project: 455 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Another weird one… Deya F. Always make sure your stage manager likes you. Music I listened to while sewing: No music this morning. This … Continue reading

Block 436: May 17, 2014

The sun came up this morning. Sort of. Another day… Date: May 17, 2014 Crane: 436 Days Spent on Project: 454 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: This one will be weird, but this one is for Nick F. I worked with him at Peninsula Players. We overlapped on one show … Continue reading

Block 435: May 16, 2014

It gets really cold at night here in Arkansas. Just in case you were wondering… Date: May 16, 2014 Crane: 435 Days Spent on Project: 453 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: G. Warren S. I met G. Warren the summer I designed three shows for Peninsula Players in Wisconsin. I … Continue reading

Block 434: May 15, 2014

Last night I dreamt that I was back in the house of my youth in Indiana. I was unendingly thirsty and, upon opening the refrigerator for anything to drink, I would discover a series of different sized, but all almost empty, orange juice containers. Incredibly dry-mouthed, I would take out each bottle and try to … Continue reading

Block 432: May 13, 2014

Good afternoon from Arkansas! Today has been crazy, schedule-wise! Didn’t help that I slept in until 11am. Date: May 13, 2014 Crane: 432 Days Spent on Project: 450 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Lili-Anne B. Lili-Anne was another actress, along with Sharyon from yesterday, who was brought to Peninsula Players … Continue reading