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It’s Curtain Time

7:50 PM on a Saturday night. For many people in many theatres along the eastern seaboard, it’s almost curtain time. The cast are backstage, fully costumed and made up, chatting aimlessly amongst themselves, or maybe off in a corner for … Continue reading

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A Script for Life

Ever wish you could script your own life, or at least turn tense and awkward moments into scripted scenes that you control? That’s what Sadie Perkins, narrator of the Bit Players book series, does whenever her stress level skids into … Continue reading

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Win a Free Copy of the New Bit Players Book

I’m giving away 10 copies of Bit Players, Bird Girls and Fake Break-Ups on goodreads.com. Click here to enter to win. Not using goodreads yet? If you love to read, it’s a great site. You might want to check it … Continue reading

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Bit Players has 250 Pinterest Followers!

We did it!!! Bit Players now has 250 Pinterest followers. Thanks to all who have re-pinned and commented on my pins, followed my boards, and posted to my boards. If you need ideas for your next production — costumes, make-up, … Continue reading

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A Little Too Much Drama

Drama queens, divas, prima donnas, stage moms…I love the theatre as much as anyone, but sometimes I wish it came with a little less drama. Why can’t we all just get along? I guess if the theatre is a microcosm … Continue reading

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I Love Twofers!

Word from Amazon about newly posted reader reviews of Bit Players took the gloom out of this blustery (nod to Pooh) Monday! First, there were two new reviews of Bit Players 2, aka Bit Players, Bullies and Righteous Rebels. And, … Continue reading

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Director-less

So our high school is in dire need of a new director for the theatre program. I can’t believe how hard it is to find a good person who wants to do this job. I mean who doesn’t love to … Continue reading

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Theatre in a Watery World

It’e been so hot, muggy, and downright tropical here in New England, for days, that it got me wondering…how come there is no theatre in the pool or other water-based setting? We have plenty of sports that translate to the … Continue reading

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Praising the New Theatre Gods

Our new school is finally open, with a brand new theatre! Where to start in singing the praises of the new auditorium? No more broken seats, missing seats, missing stage lights. The old wooden seats were uncomfortable to begin with, … Continue reading

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Endings

As 2012 nears to its close, it seems appropriate to post some lines from Bit Players 1 about the elation of working within a group to create something special, something I hope the country sees more of in 2013 than we … Continue reading

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