Tagged with vacation

Block 780: September 12, 2015

In 24 hours, I’ll be in New York City. BOOM. Date: September 12, 2015 Crane: 780 Days Spent on Project: 935 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Again, in honor of Madonna’s latest tour opening, I’m listening to Rebel Heart, her latest album. … Continue reading

Block 712: July 6, 2015

Mondays after a three day weekend are the WORST. Not really. But kinda. Date: July 6, 2015 Crane: 712 Days Spent on Project: 867 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: When I flew out to Conway, Arkansas in January 2014 for that weird weekend of production meetings, I was one … Continue reading

Block 697: June 21, 2015

Happy Father’s Day! Date: June 21, 2015 Crane: 697 Days Spent on Project: 852 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Kayleigh M. When Vinnie and I started to brainstorm possible ideas for an immersive theater experiment in 2013, we started with a very simple idea. We then started tried to … Continue reading

Block 691: June 15, 2015

Two things. First: Last night I had what is known as The Actor’s Nightmare. (Even people working in costume design aren’t immune, it seems…) I found myself back in the middle of the last show I designed, which was in performances, and one of the actors got horribly sick. It was decided that I would … Continue reading

Block 689: June 13, 2015

New sensation… I just came back from a 2 day vacation and I have no idea what day it is and why I should have to go back to work on Monday. Huh. Date: June 13, 2015 Crane: 689 Days Spent on Project: 844 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: … Continue reading

Block 688: June 12, 2015

Just back from the Oregon coast. I get why people fall in love with this state now. The Dog, meanwhile, is exhausted. Date: June 12, 2015 Crane: 688 Days Spent on Project: 843 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Kaitlyn K. When Vinnie and I had our big, “full production … Continue reading

Block 687: June 10, 2015

Today, I’m off to the Oregon Coast for the first time! Two day vacation! Date: June 10, 2015 Crane: 687 Days Spent on Project: 841 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Glenn M. B. When Vinnie and I had our final Skype “production meeting,” there were two UCI students sitting … Continue reading

Block 668: May 22, 2015

Today we open our eleventh and final play of the season. And they didn’t break me; despite their best efforts I am still standing. HA! Date: May 22, 2015 Crane: 668 Days Spent on Project: 822 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: When I first saw what would be my … Continue reading

Block 464: June 14, 2014

I think my dog is passively-aggressively giving me the cold shoulder. Maybe all is not well. Date: June 14, 2014 Crane: 464 Days Spent on Project: 481 Location: Richmond, VA Person I would have sent it to: Wilson C. The second summer I worked on Fela!, prepping it for a transfer to the Eugene O’Neill … Continue reading

Block 259: November 19, 2013

  Back from Los Angeles last night, back to real life; I think it was worth it. Date: November 19, 2013 Crane: 259 Days Spent on Project: 276 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Susan W. Susan W. was a draper/tailor that would frequently pop into the costume shop … Continue reading