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Archive for October, 2006

Spotlight on: the Cast and Crew of Vpstart Crow’s The Seagull

By • Oct 15th, 2006 • Category: Backstage, Interviews

Listen to the talkback session at Vpstart Crow, discussing Anton Checkhov’s The Seagull [MP3 29:20 8.4MB]; or read the transcript. View the show schedule, our review and photos of the show.

TOYL Opening Night

By • Oct 14th, 2006 • Category: The Time of Your Life

Whew! Opening Night for The Time of Your Life has come and gone. It went really well. No major problems, a few minor ones; but nothing that was a showstopper. I did drop a couple of my lines in my first scene, but they didn’t affect the flow of the scene. I was a bit […]

The Seagull at Vpstart Crow

By • Oct 13th, 2006 • Category: Reviews

Listen to our review of the Vpstart Crow production of The Seagull [MP3 5:14 1.5MB]; or read the transcript.

Smoking on Stage

By • Oct 12th, 2006 • Category: Backstage, The Time of Your Life

The Denver Post is reporting on a new indoor statewide smoking ban taking effect shortly that will bad indoor smoking, including on stage in live theatre. Thespians tackling smoking ban. Fascinating. The Time of Your Life takes place in a bar in 1939, so of course there is smoking going on. The script calls for […]

TOYL Update and Photos of the Set (or “Joe! Someone stole the phone book!”)

By • Oct 11th, 2006 • Category: The Time of Your Life

I’ve had a great time the last week working hard on The Time of Your Life. We’ve now run the entire show straight through at least six times. I had one run where I didn’t make any mistakes, and remembered all of my lines. Including the lists that Tom is so found of. So what […]

“Any Dream Will Do” with Fauquier Community Theatre

By • Oct 10th, 2006 • Category: Reviews

Listen to our review of Fauquier Community Theatre’s production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat [MP3 6:59 2MB]; or read the transcript.

Spotlight on Todd Blose

By • Oct 7th, 2006 • Category: Interviews

Listen to our discussion with Todd Blose [MP3 20:46 6MB], or read the transcript.

TOYL Full Show Rehearsals

By • Oct 4th, 2006 • Category: The Time of Your Life

Wow, we have done a ton of work since last I posted. Friday night we ran bunches of scenes. Saturday was an all-day extravaganza that culminated in a full run through. On Saturday we were at the theatre from 9am until 6:45pm. In the morning we did a speed read of the First Act (what […]

Guys and Dolls, Jr. Love Is in the Air

By • Oct 2nd, 2006 • Category: Reviews

Listen to Laura’s review of the Young People’s Theatre’s performance of Guys and Dolls, Jr. [MP3 2:19 600K]; or read the transcript.