Tagged with Dance

Block 678: June 1, 2015

This is the 200th Crane I’ve done since moving to Portland almost a year ago. With the schedule and the full-time work, it’s strange that I’ve only been able to do 200 in the past ten and a half months! Date: June 1, 2015 Crane: 678 Days Spent on Project: 832 Location: NW Portland, OR … Continue reading

Block 677: May 31, 2015

It’s the last day of May!? Date: May 31, 2015 Crane: 677 Days Spent on Project: 831 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I will categorize this under “Cranes for Los Angeles” since this person lived in LA, but I met her randomly in New York City. When Brad called … Continue reading

Block 658: May 12, 2015

I woke up, wide awake, at 3am. My mind was racing with all the possibilities that could happen. If I make them. Date: May 12, 2015 Crane: 658 Days Spent on Project: 812 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I was asked to design two dance pieces for Rutgers University … Continue reading

Block 657: May 11, 2015

We are down to the last two weeks of the shop’s employment for the season. I can’t believe we’ve done all this work in this amount of time. I can’t believe it. Date: May 11, 2015 Crane: 657 Days Spent on Project: 811 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I … Continue reading

Block 635: April 19, 2015

Considering I wrote about Crane 634 last night at 8pm, I might not have much to say today. Right… Date: April 19, 2015 Crane: 635 Days Spent on Project: 789 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: In the spring of 2013, I was asked by a friend to design costumes … Continue reading

Block 625: March 8, 2015

Daylight Saving Time! It’s almost 7pm and it’s still light outside! Date: March 8, 2015 Crane: 625 Days Spent on Project: 747 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: When they were remounting A Chorus Line, the shop manager who had hired me to assist the costume designer, also hired two … Continue reading

Block 623: March 6, 2015

Ready for the weekend… so I can do my taxes. Date: March 6, 2015 Crane: 623 Days Spent on Project: 745 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I worked at Paper Mill a third time,  but I don’t really talk about it very much. I started working on their production … Continue reading

Block 480: October 6, 2014

Having an 8am – 6pm  theater job is different. Date: October 6, 2014 Crane: 480 Days Spent on Project: 595 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Shaneeka H. Shaneeka was another one of the performers in the Broadway cast of Fela!, back in 2009. She was not cast in the … Continue reading

Block 452: June 2, 2014

Today is my day off; I’m still planning to work in the shop to pass the time. Date: June 2, 2014 Crane: 452 Days Spent on Project: 469 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Bill T. J. Um, yeah, it seems a little weird for me to dedicate a Crane to … Continue reading

Block 451: June 1, 2014

Is it that I have an unrealistic expectation of what this work is? That things should be better? Date: June 1, 2014 Crane: 451 Days Spent on Project: 468 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Dawn L. One more Crane for the wardrobe team that was assembled for the off-Broadway production … Continue reading