Category Heather Unfiltered

“Like a little flower. I’m such a delicate girl…”: What I’ve learned halfway through the run

So, I had a whole blog post written and ready to post before I left for lunch. When I returned, the power had gone out at work. Of course, I hadn’t save the blog post. So, lucky you! You will get the recreated blog post that is certainly shorter than the original. Here are the […]

An Actor NEEDS

Several months back, I was in the middle of directing a show that was a big question mark for me.  I knew that the ensemble that I was directing was thoroughly capable and the actor in the center chair was crafting a deft performance, but in so many ways the production was a question mark. […]

THEATER READS: What to blog about? plus: comedy, fringe, and The Bard.

So, it’s been a while since I posted.  I apologize for that.  But it has been a great summer on the theater front, hasn’t it?  In Fresno there was a whirlwind of terrific theater happening- from new musicals, to literary classics, to my own company’s production of a little known title that turned out to […]

Grimm's Grimmest

The Horror Crave

My chap and I spent the weekend at a friend’s place in L.A., doing a little partying and hanging out– a perfect opportunity to get away from THE PILLOWMAN and be forced to not think about it for a while.  Come at it fresh for the last two weeks of rehearsal. But, of course, it […]