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Block 638: April 22, 2015

It’s the first day of school for our tenth (out of 11!) show this season. I am starting to understand how regional theater just eats up the people it employs… Date: April 22, 2015 Crane: 638 Days Spent on Project: 792 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Let me go … Continue reading

Block 535: November 30, 2014

Just a little left of center this morning. Oops. Date: November 30, 2014 Crane: 535 Days Spent on Project: 650 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Meg Z. So, onto my time with Priscilla Queen of the Desert, as it drove itself to Broadway by way of the West End … Continue reading

Block 448: May 29, 2014

Today is about keeping my nose to the grindstone and my eyes on the prize. Stay focused. Date: May 29, 2014 Crane: 448 Days Spent on Project: 466 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Katy M. When I was hired to assist Marina on the off-Broadway production of Fela! back in … Continue reading

Block 405: April 16, 2014

Nose, meet grindstone. Date: April 16, 2014 Crane: 405 Days Spent on Project: 423 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Katie B. At the Brown/Trinity Rep Consortium, each design discipline had one year-long resident designer. I was the “resident” costume designer for the 2006-7 academic year, and then the … Continue reading

Block 366: March 8, 2014

  I heart you! Giggle. Date: March 8, 2014 Crane: 366 Days Spent on Project: 384 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: James B. James was the dean of the Yale School of Drama when I was a student there; he still is, in fact. He was also a … Continue reading

Block 311: January 12, 2014

6am, and another day is already underway. 14 hours of tech work to go! (But it’s work- Yay!) Date: January 12, 2014 Crane: 311 Days Spent on Project: 330 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Emily R. Emily was the third costume designer in my year at the Yale … Continue reading

Block 238: October 25, 2013

  Van Gogh’s “Starry Night,” maybe? Date: October 25, 2013 Crane: 238 Days Spent on Project: 250 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Helen L. Helen was another one of the lighting technicians brought in to hang and focus the light plot for each summer’s ten productions at the … Continue reading