Tagged with off-broadway

Block 608: February 18, 2015

I started this project two years ago today. I am so the same person and such a different person at the same time. Date: February 18, 2015 Crane: 608 Days Spent on Project: 729 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I really need to go back and thank people who … Continue reading

Block 475: June 25, 2014

“It’s the day of the show, y’all.” Date: June 25, 2014 Crane: 475 Days Spent on Project: 492 Location: Richmond, VA Person I would have sent it to: Hilary A. Hilary was one of the stage managers that started with Fela! when it was off-Broadway, and went with us as we transferred to Broadway in … Continue reading

Block 455: June 5, 2014

Oh, oh, oh… only one week more… Date: June 5, 2014 Crane: 455 Days Spent on Project: 472 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Chris A. Chris was the general manager/company manager/bookkeeper at the producer’s office that helped fund Fela! in both it’s off-Broadway and Broadway (and later tours) off the … Continue reading

Block 454: June 4, 2014

Eight more days. This is getting to feel like a child’s countdown to Christmas. Date: June 4, 2014 Crane: 454 Days Spent on Project: 471 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Michael N. J. S. People often remark to me that I have three first names in my name; Michael N. … Continue reading

Block 453: June 3, 2014

Nine more days here. We’re down to single digits and I can’t tell you how excited I am for this. Date: June 3, 2014 Crane: 453 Days Spent on Project: 470 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Maija G. Maija was the Assistant (and perhaps the Associate as we transfered 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

Block 449: May 30, 2014

Trying to keep my eyes on the prize today. We’re so close. Date: May 30, 2014 Crane: 449 Days Spent on Project: 467 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: The summer of 2008 was crazy-busy with work for Fela!, as we tried to get it ready for it’s opening in the … Continue reading