Tag Archives: directing

My Cousin Rachel: Pre-production mood board for set design

One of the things that I do when preparing for a new show is, little-by-little, begin to build the world in my mind. I try not to get too specific, but I do create mood boards. These are just collections of ideas and imagery to guide the designers in the direction I’m visualizing. I depend […]

Bittersweet opening: Grieving and Directing “HG”

A few months back I wrote a blog post entitled POST-MORTEMS, PRODUCING ROGUE, AND PREPARING FOR MOM’S DEATH. It was about how I found out that my mom could go at any moment just a few weeks prior to Rogue Festival, my biggest event of the year. Well, as is the case with my mother, […]

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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 […]