Tagged with NHSI

Block 241: October 28, 2013

  Monday. Date: October 28, 2013 Crane: 241 Days Spent on Project: 253 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Over the seven summers I spent at the National High School Institute, I spent six working in the costume shop, first as a designer and then I would eventually manage … Continue reading

Block 239: October 26, 2013

Date: October 26, 2013 Crane: 239 Days Spent on Project: 251 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Birgitta V. Birgitta was a director a worked with only once at NHSI, but I feel like I have a lot to thank her for… Her project, a re-telling of Arabian Nights, … Continue reading

Block 235: October 17, 2013

  Yesterday was fairly amazing. I was genuinely happy. Date: October 17, 2013 Crane: 235 Days Spent on Project: 242 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Barbara R. Barbara was the director of the entire National High School Institute program. She had to oversee the many different areas, each … Continue reading

Block 232: October 14, 2013

  I don’t even have that much to do today, but I’m a little frazzled-feeling currently. Wonder why? Date: October 14, 2013 Crane: 232 Days Spent on Project: 239 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: George K. George was another one of the “regulars” at NHSI. He would teach … Continue reading

Block 231: October 13, 2013

  Sunday Fun-day! I don’t have anything to do today! I think? Is that even possible? Date: October 13, 2013 Crane: 231 Days Spent on Project: 238 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Nick K. Nick is  a Chicago-based sound designer, and I first met him years ago at … Continue reading

Block 230: October 12, 2013

  And the weekend is back. The Dog let me sleep in until 8am this morning.  I’m not sure he let me, as I kept putting him back in my bed whenever he tried to wake me up before 8am. Small details. Date: October 12, 2013 Crane: 230 Days Spent on Project: 237 Location: Apartment, … Continue reading

Block 229: October 11, 2013

  Feeling a bit worn out today. Date: October 11, 2013 Crane: 229 Days Spent on Project: 236 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: John S. John and I only overlapped for one year at NHSI- my last summer. He was hired to design and realize the props for … 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 226: October 8, 2013

  Up at 5am again to get myself to New Haven, CT. Here another day starts. Date: October 8, 2013 Crane: 226 Days Spent on Project: 233 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Marcus S. Marcus was one of the many set designers that I would work with over … Continue reading

Block 225: October 7, 2013

Date: October 7, 2013 Crane: 225 Days Spent on Project: 232 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Matt D. Eventually, Andrew W. would make the transition to design and teach at NHSI, and he gave the production managing duties over to Matt. He took over the arduous task of … Continue reading