Tag Archives: Acting
In 2007, I was working on my first Rogue Festival show – an original play written in iambic pentameter called “All’s Red that’s Riding Hood” written by Terrance Mc Arthur. It was the winner of an original playwrighting competition at Woodward Shakespeare Festival. I had a very game and supportive cast and a very philosophical turn of mind at that time.
Gentle readers, I have been taken to task. Taken to task for not being “nice”. Yes, indeed. . . a grave lapse of character on my part, I know, but there it is. Or is it? No, not being “nice” is actually a revelation of my character, not a lapse thereof. “Nice” is something I […]
I know that a great multitude of people will be thrilled with CenterStage Clovis’ “Hello, Dolly!”. Except me. So, this is hardly a review. It is really me trying to explain to myself the whys and wherefores of the thing. ******* I’ve struggled a great deal with how to frame my judgments of CenterStage Clovis […]
As a theater practitioner, you know you’re watching someone else’s good production when you start thinking, “Yeah, I’m gonna steal that. .. “. Not borrow. Not “ be influenced by”. Full on STEAL. While sitting in the Sunday matinee of the Spotlight Theater’s production of HAMLET, the impulses to thieve became too many […]