Spring Break (I Have No Idea What to Write)

For this week I'm not in school, and if you can't tell by the title, it's because I'm in spring break (c'mon guys, keep up).  So this post will be all about the set, building set, using the set, holding the set, loving the set, dreaming of the set, becoming the set (well that came out… Continue reading Spring Break (I Have No Idea What to Write)


Week 6 and Ramping Up

This is the week before Spring Break, so Otto and Christina and Jon are all preparing for us to forget everything they taught us over the 10 days we're gone.  This week will be very difficult.  Here we go: On Monday, there was a dance and a vocal rehearsal (separate, for now).  In dance, we… Continue reading Week 6 and Ramping Up

Week 5 and Promoting the Show

So this week is mainly centered around photos and also I have to go to rehearsal on Saturday (ugh).  But, since there will be many photos taken, I might be able to post some good ones (yay).  So, here we go: On Monday, half the cast had head shots taken (the other half will have… Continue reading Week 5 and Promoting the Show

Week 4, Where Nothing Really Happens (or So I Thought)

Hello everyone, I'm not sure if it's unprofessional to address my audience, but I can't stop now, can I?  If I stop now, how else will I provide the much needed humor that keeps the one person who comments and reads my posts coming back (looking at you Sharp).  Now to get to telling you… Continue reading Week 4, Where Nothing Really Happens (or So I Thought)

Week 3 of Bullets Over Broadway and Blocking the Show

Welcome back to the blog, I hope you enjoy the lack of content I'll be posting this week. I sure hope this week will be fun, because if you couldn't tell or didn't know what I meant (blocking means putting together scenes), we are blocking parts of the show this week (specifically on Monday and… Continue reading Week 3 of Bullets Over Broadway and Blocking the Show

Week 2 of Bullets Over Broadway and the Dreaded Parent Meeting

Well I had a great weekend, what a wonderful diving board to jump off of into the pit of utter despair that is high school. *sigh*  You know how you get a break that's longer than two days and then you get back to school and your feelings become an atom bomb dropping onto Hiroshima?… Continue reading Week 2 of Bullets Over Broadway and the Dreaded Parent Meeting

Porgy and Bess and The First Week of Rehearsal

This week has been pretty eventful, with a jazz opera called Porgy and Bess, Valentine's Day, and the read-through and subsequent dance and vocal rehearsals of "Bullets Over Broadway". Porgy and Bess was originally an opera put on stage in the 1930s.  Porgy and Bess was originally notable for being the first show on Broadway… Continue reading Porgy and Bess and The First Week of Rehearsal

Auditions for Bullets Over Broadway!

 At Santa Barbara High School (hereafter abbreviated as SBHS because that's too many words) the theatre department has three shows per year.  Auditions for the third one are this week.  "Bullets Over Broadway" was a movie released in 1994 and directed by Woody Allen, it won one Oscar (best supporting actress for Diane Wiest) and… Continue reading Auditions for Bullets Over Broadway!