Tagged with wardrobe

Block 677: May 31, 2015

It’s the last day of May!? Date: May 31, 2015 Crane: 677 Days Spent on Project: 831 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I will categorize this under “Cranes for Los Angeles” since this person lived in LA, but I met her randomly in New York City. When Brad called … Continue reading

Block 582: January 19, 2015

I finished watching all of Parks and Recreation last night. I may have cried. Date: January 19, 2015 Crane: 582 Days Spent on Project: 700. I’ve been doing this for 700 days. SEVEN HUNDRED. Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Jackie R. Jackie was the head of wardrobe at Paper … Continue reading

Block 559: December 24, 2014

Merry Christmas Eve, everyone. Date: December 24, 2014 Crane: 559 Days Spent on Project: 674 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Muffie M. I’m sitting in my costume shop at a sewing table, rather than my office, since only one person besides me needed to be present at work today. … Continue reading

Block 552: December 17, 2014

Snow White continued. Date: December 17, 2014 Crane: 552 Days Spent on Project: 667 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Eric R. I’ve been on a huge Facebook-friending kick recently. If I worked with you in New York and we were friendly, if we did theater somewhere else and got … Continue reading

Block 537: December 2, 2014

Oh, today. Date: December 2, 2014 Crane: 537 Days Spent on Project: 652 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Megan B. Buttons. We all called her Buttons, and I don’t know why. She was the Assistant Wardrobe Supervisor on Priscilla Queen of the Desert. The other Meghan- the Wardrobe Supervisor- … Continue reading

Block 534: November 29, 2014

Opened our second Christmas show last night; on to January! Date: November 29, 2014 Crane: 534 Days Spent on Project: 649 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Shall we back to doing this (somewhat) chronologically? If I’ve gone through Fela! and Come Fly Away, that takes me up to the … Continue reading

Block 508: November 3, 2014

Green with (fill in blank). Date: November 3, 2014 Crane: 508 Days Spent on Project: 623 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Suzy… or Susie… or Suzie? What’s her last name? Suzie was the third Sue on the wardrobe crew for Fela! on Broadway. She was assigned the enviable task … Continue reading

Block 506: November 1, 2014

Every person I’ve seen today- even a kid or two- looks slightly hungover this morning. Maybe too much candy last night? Date: November 1, 2014 Crane: 506 Days Spent on Project: 621 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Have to go back a bit in time. I forgot to dedicate … 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 450: May 31, 2014

Another grey and wet day in Arkansas. The show opens in 11 days! Date: May 31, 2014 Crane: 450 Days Spent on Project: 467 Location: Conway, Arkansas Person I would have sent it to: Luanna M. Back in the summer of 2008, the production manager for Fela!’s off-Broadway run hired Luanna as our wardrobe supervisor. … Continue reading