Tagged with freelance

Block 744: August 7, 2015

And it’s Friday. This is the end of the first week of the 2015-2016 season. Only 42 more to go! Date: August 7, 2015 Crane: 744 Days Spent on Project: 899 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Today in the shop, we’re listening … 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 618: March 1, 2015

Thankfully Sunday. Date: March 1, 2015 Crane: 618 Days Spent on Project: 740 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Right before the ill-fated show debacle happened in the late Spring of 2013, I was called by my friend Sydney, who asked if I might help her with an opera that … Continue reading

Block 587: January 27, 2015

SNOW-POCALYPSE? How about NO-pocalypse… Date: January 27, 2015 Crane: 587 Days Spent on Project: 707 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Kerry M. Kerry was another one of the people that I met at Disney Theatricals when I was working on transferring Newsies to Broadway back in the late winter, … Continue reading

Block 530: November 25, 2014

“Extraordinary lives Keep crashing and tumbling by Somewhere there’s a sky for only me Diamonds in disguise Hiding like forgotten days All these tears of mine will fly away” Date: November 25, 2014 Crane: 530 Days Spent on Project: 645 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Today, I’m going to send … Continue reading

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 484: October 10, 2014

TGIF. So much to do with a weekend off! How crazy is this Monday through Friday work week? Date: October 10, 2014 Crane: 484 Days Spent on Project: 599 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: On the Upper East Side, with a growing French Bulldog, I quickly got into the … Continue reading

Block 476: June 26, 2014

Is this something I really want? Date: June 26, 2014 Crane: 476 Days Spent on Project: 493 Location: Richmond, VA Person I would have sent it to: Linda M. Linda was another one of the stage managers on the Broadway production of Fela! As far as I remember, she wasn’t a part of the off-Broadway … Continue reading

Block 460: June 10, 2014

Stand. Out. Date: June 10, 2014 Crane: 460 Days Spent on Project: 477 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Sam H. Sam was another one of the craftspeople who worked out of Martin’s Costume Shop. I met him, like I met most of those people, back in 2008 when we rented … Continue reading

Block 320: January 21, 2014

Today I need to focus. Too many distractions, but too much to do. Date: January 21, 2014 Crane: 320 Days Spent on Project: 339 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: S. Ryan S. S. Ryan was a third year lighting designer when I started my first year at the … Continue reading