Geva Blog #2 Informed Consent by the Perry's Feb 27 2014 This was a lively rehearsal that elicited much connection from Griffin. He was eager to talk through the staging and found he had to restrain himself. Griffin could tell today when actors hit their stride. He really identified with the “MOM” part of the … Continue reading Every visit is an adventure.
A busy day for INFORMED CONSENT. Yesterday, Sound Designer Matt Callahan and Music Director Don Kot were working with the cast on music, while Deb Laufer was watching her other new play LEVELING UP be performed at the prestigious Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago, while across town the set for INFORMED CONSENT was finally starting to … Continue reading A busy day for INFORMED CONSENT
Last week, at the meet-and-greet for Informed Consent and Stranded on Earth, Sean Daniels looked around the crowded room and commented that it "takes a village" to produce theatre. But just what do all those villagers do? In an attempt to answer that very question, I present to you: our new "Behind the Scenes" series. … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Stage Operations
The Devil is in the Details My Life as a Cohort Leslie Locketz February 24, 25, 26 Monday, February 24 I am back to work after a week off, and the cast and crew who are producing Informed Consent have their first day off since they began working in Rochester last Tuesday. Tuesday, February 25 I am back … Continue reading The Devil is in the Details #roc #gevaDNA
Anyone who has ever worked on a play, at some point or another, figures out how that play applies to them directly, how it somehow mirrors their own life. You don’t need to be Romeo or Juliet in order to know what it feels like to be young and in love – you, no doubt, … Continue reading Little Honeymoons
Informed Consent rehearsal Day 6 -- by David and Anna Marie Barclay Sunday-- a day of rest, right? Not at Geva for the rehearsal of Informed Consent. Our play is coming along nicely and today we witnessed how much hard work it is (as if we are doing any of … Continue reading Rehearsal has now entered the Staging phase.
Perry Geva Blog #1 2/23/14 Informed Consent So, Griffin and I have joined the cohort group at Geva Theater. This means we get to watch production of the play Informed Consent from start to finish. Today was our first go at it and we went to the blocking rehearsal for an hour and a half. … Continue reading ” One of the things am really enjoying is the process of doing this with my son and seeing the discussion it sparks. “