Fringe Tidbits

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Just a bit of tidying up odds and ends from Fringe. Performing in Monstrous Regiment and rehearsing for Addition: An Unconventional Love Story left me with time to only catch one Fringe show. Thankfully, I got to see Spoon by Spencer Charles Smith (directed by Sky Gilbert) and was very pleased. It was a compelling exploration of gender roles within … Read More

Back on the Boards

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Or, at least, the rehearsal room. I’ve not said much since starting rehearsals for Monstrous Regiment a few weeks back. With rehearsals going 5 days a week on top of my current day-job, plus everything else that goes on in life outside one’s career, it slipped my mind.   Thankfully, I feel like I’m slipping back into things. It’s always … Read More

The Month in Review

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It’s been over a month since my last post, so let’s tally up what’s been going on since then.   Workshops and Training   Director’s Intensive w/ Autumn Smith Spent a weekend learning from Autumn Smith, a wonderfully generous individual. A lot of refreshing and reminding and populated by more new-to-the-game directors than I would have expected from a workshop … Read More

Treading the Boards Again

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Remember that audition I posted about the other week? As nervous as I was about not having auditioned or acted in two-and-a-half years as I focused on directing, I received some good news this past weekend. I’ve been cast in a production of Monstrous Regiment with the Socratic Theatre Collective for the 2013 Toronto Fringe Festival! Exciting news!