Tagged with Regional Theater

Block 601: February 11, 2015

Wednesday. Halfway through the week! Date: February 11, 2015 Crane: 601 Days Spent on Project: 722 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: James A. After Newsies, I moved onto two projects. One of which was a rather torturous project that I’ll need to get to and then the other was … Continue reading

Block 581: January 18, 2015

Drank some red wine last night. Promptly slept in until noon. Today is perfect. Date: January 18, 2015 Crane: 581 Days Spent on Project: 699 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Heather S. Heather was the company manager at Paper Mill Playhouse. She was in charge of getting us all … Continue reading

Block 578: January 15, 2015

Today, I’m nervous. I didn’t sleep last night. Say what you will about the quality of my life here in Portland and how it’s improved since I left New York… but I certainly have more sleepless nights here. Date: January 15, 2015 Crane: 578 Days Spent on Project: 696 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I … Continue reading

Block 576: January 13, 2015

I referenced The Lion King today. No reason. Date: January 13, 2015 Crane: 576 Days Spent on Project: 694 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Hugh H. When we started working on Newsies, for the Paper Mill production and then the transfer to Broadway, Hugh was a draper we worked … Continue reading

Block 573: January 10, 2015

It’s 11:27pm, so I’m getting this one in just under the deadline. Date: January 10, 2015 Crane: 573 Days Spent on Project: 691 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Julianne K. Julianne was hired by the Paper Mill costume shop to do the overhire craft work for the Paper Mill … Continue reading

Block 565: December 30, 2014

Two days left in 2014. Date: December 30, 2014 Crane: 565 Days Spent on Project: 680 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: After the second Yale Dramat show fell out as it did, or should I say before it, I was hired to assist one of my grad school professors … 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 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 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 255: November 11, 2013

  Well, the Mercury Retrograde is over. Let’s hope this means life can get itself back on track. Date: November 11, 2013 Crane: 255 Days Spent on Project: 268 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: After I graduated college, back in 2001, I was lucky enough to get an … Continue reading