Here are some thoughts: It started off with stakes too low, the intensity of scene one was down. the audience was quiet and it wasn't a full house, and it was only their third night in front of an audience, they are still getting used to that, and i still feel they are waiting too long for some stuff, like stairs and entrances. so not great- but still i didn't lose any hope- let's keep it in perspective- still only 13th rehearsal, so jeez what do we expect. best, r
Friday, June 13, 2008
well... to blog or not when things don't go well. i would not be being honest if i only blogged when i was gushing over how fabulous the actors are. so although this is harder to put out there- I must say- i did not love the show last night. not that there weren't many wonderful moments, scenes, but something was off. it is so wild how theater does that- well b/c it is live- so there you have it. it's like having a bad day, or losing your patience with you child when you've been the coolest mom for three days in a row, and then you ask yourself, who am I?