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July 2015

Ritual: Days 30-32

Theatre folk tend to be labeled superstitious, I’ve noticed.  Whether it’s wearing the same audition outfit or using just one vocal warm-up …

Lavender Shortbread: Days 16-19

Today can best be summed up with the phrase “adorable railroad town with scrumptious lavender shortbread.”  Or in other words, Skagway. But …

O Canada: Days 13-15

The good news: I didn’t burst out laughing during either performance of “Colors of the World” on Friday.  The bad news: I …

Land Ho: Days 9-12

I have now officially set foot in Alaska!  For while we’re still rehearsing this week (to get our third and last main …

Shopping: Days 6 (ish) & 7

One cruise down, several dozen to go! We’re currently docked in Seattle, on what’s called “Turnaround Day” – meaning the day where …

Afterglow: Day 6

Well, today was just wonderful!  I’m in full-on afterglow, the performer’s high.  “I’m in love, I’m in love, and I don’t care …

Showtime: Days 3, 4, & 5

Some days, you just have to go into a practice room and sing Barbra Streisand tunes, loudly, fully, and preferably alone.  Today …