Monthly Archive: June 2014

A Wee Walk in Glenelg

Glenelg, Scotland We had the pleasure this past week of staying in the highlands and beautiful Glenelg. We met some of the nicest, most hospitable people. We went on some breathtaking “wee walks” with...

Here We Come Scotland!

As tech week comes to an end, everything we could possibly think of has been packed up into 4 trunks, 3 company bags, and a duffel bag. The set, costumes, lights, sound, and everything...

Tech Week: The Insider Scoop

Four days, 9-5 we have been building the set, creating the costumes and attempting to bring to life the story of our play “Forget Fire”. It amazes me how stylized and detailed the designing...

Tech Week Begins – Fear of the Unknown

Tech week. The beginning of the beginning of a magical adventure that is to unfold in Scotland. I was not required to participate in tech week as I am one of the actors in...

Truth and Lies

During our devising sessions a few months ago, we were exposed to a variety of images, articles, discussions and debates over the roles and repercussions of technology in the world. Then, we were asked...

The Empty Suitcase

Preparing for the trip…As I avoid the oh so empty suitcase that stares at me from across the room, its all-knowing glare seems to be calling my bluff. It’s funny how often people toss...

Designer’s Desk: Costumes

Coming into this project I knew that costuming the Edinburgh show would prove to be challenging, pushing my ability to be creative and to problem solve. However, the challenges I thought I would face...

Designer’s Desk: Sound

Designer’s Desk: Sound

The countdown continues: Less than three weeks until this journey begins. This is probably the biggest designing challenge I might ever encounter. The themes have been discussed previously by other designers: Human connection, technology,...