Tagged with national high school institute

Block 251: November 7, 2013

  THINK POSITIVELY! Date: November 7, 2013 Crane: 251 Days Spent on Project: 264 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Katie L. I met Katie very early on in my time with the National High School Institute; it might have been my third summer there, possibly 2002? That she … Continue reading

Block 248: November 4, 2013

  Last night I dreamt that I was involved in a plane crash. That wasn’t good. Date: November 4, 2013 Crane: 248 Days Spent on Project: 261 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Frances M. When I first started working at the National High School Institute, in the summer … Continue reading

Block 246: November 2, 2013

  I’m no longer feeling quite like Pollyanna about life, but it’s still pretty great to be here. Date: November 2, 2013 Crane: 246 Days Spent on Project: 259 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Alison S. Alison came to us in the Northwestern Costume Shop towards the end … Continue reading

Block 244: October 31, 2013

  Happy Halloween, everyone. Today, I’m flying over the moon. My dog, meanwhile, is snoring at my feet. Date: October 31, 2013 Crane: 244 Days Spent on Project: 256 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Anne D. Anne was also there from day one. She and I started working … Continue reading

Block 243: October 30, 2013

  I know I’m supposed to give off a whiff of being jaded as someone who lives in New York, but last night was awesome. I need more nights like that; I was just so happy. Date: October 30, 2013 Crane: 243 Days Spent on Project: 255 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would … Continue reading

Block 240: October 27, 2013

  I am such a Pisces. Date: October 27, 2013 Crane: 240 Days Spent on Project: 252 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Ora J-B. Ora was a connection that I made through all the costume designers I worked with at the National High School Institute. Like many of … Continue reading

Block 237: October 24, 2013

  I’m back, everyone. Date: October 24, 2013 Crane: 237 Days Spent on Project: 249 (I feel like I’m getting behind!) Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Jacqueline R. She was one of the other lighting designers I met at the National High School Institute. I can’t remember how … Continue reading

Block 228: October 10, 2013

  Another morning that starts at 4am. Here we go. Date: October 10, 2013 Crane: 228 Days Spent on Project: 235 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Collette P. Collette was the one female set designer I would work with over the seven summers I spent with the National … Continue reading

Block 194: September 6, 2013

  Yay! It’s Friday! So much to look forward to today… Hours of costume fittings! Date: September 6, 2013 Crane: 194 Days Spent on Project: 201 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Lynn B. Back in 2000, when I applied to be a Faculty Associate for the National High … Continue reading