Ok……………………. We had our first preview Feb. 29th and it was so good to get an audiences’ reaction. You don’t really know the depth of what you have until you feel and hear the energy and experience the presence...

The First Day is Always Tough!

In case you think we’re just all about work at USPA, some of our staff takes time out for a nap now and then. Pictured on the left is the newest addition to our office work force. That would be London dozing in the corner. Today was his first day on the job and...

Doubt Part II

First day of rehearsal for me was February 12, 2008 @12noon. I started rehearsal a week later than everyone else at the theatre’s request. My one scene is with Barbara, who plays Sister Aloysius. She and I did a table read of our scene and did a very brief...

Actor/Teaching Artist

We had a run thru for the artistic director, dialect coach and a couple of the designers. It was a little slow going but we got through it. The director and dialect coach decided that I should drop my southern accent……YEAH!!!!!! As I said before, I am not a slow...

Don’t Buy Into the Frenzy

First, let me say that I like to start my day at the gym. In order to do that and get into my office early enough to take East Coast and international calls, I have to get up pretty early. Which, by the way, is fine with me. I have always loved the quiet peaceful...