My Merry Men

Today we officially started set construction for The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood. I’m excited to say that my build team has more than doubled from last year. Today’s inaugural session was a bit of trial by fire when we moved a couple thousand pounds of platforms, flats, and plywood from ramp room storage, […]

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I’m tired

It’s been almost a week since High School Musical ended, and I was tired. So tired in fact that I was a sleep on the couch at 7 on a Friday night. While we had gotten the entire set dismantled last Monday, the job was far from done. I had 25 walls and floor platforms, four flights […]

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The Set Strikes Back

You might wonder what happens to the set after a production. Simple. We blow it up. As exhilarating as rocket propelled demolition might be, I would still have a mess to clean up and an email from our head of maintenance asking why the paint of the stage was damaged. Not to mention the school […]

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