Aside from all the standard practices of auditioning and training, these past few weeks have been filled to the brim with another important activity: grant writing. I’ve been spending hours and hours this month working diligently with a partner on a few grant applications for some incredibly exciting potential projects. We’re just about ready to submit and spend the next … Read More
A couple of years ago I wrote a post called ‘14 Apps I Use for Theatre‘ where I spoke about how I use an iPad Mini in my directing process and some of the apps that help facilitate it. In my application for Directors Lab North this year they asked if I were to lead a session, what would it … Read More
Had a fantastic time at Directors Lab North this year. I’d highly recommend the opportunity to any director as a wonderful chance to learn from and converse with a wide range of peers in a safe, creative environment. Will miss many of my fellow Labbies and looking forward to future relationships and collaborations!
Starting Directors Lab North today and excited for the next full five days! Also have another exciting announcement just going through the paperwork so once that’s through there’ll be some great news to share.
Now that we’re in the third week of rehearsals for Tom at the Farm, there are a few things I’ve learnt about assistant directing* so far: Assistant Directing is a roller coaster of ‘I totally thought that, too! I’m a genius!,’ and, ‘I never would have noticed that! I’m an idiot and abject failure!’ Worrying about finding ways of being … Read More