Theatre Etiquette: Concerning Costumes

Source “Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.”   ~ Mark Twain One of the most fun things about working on a show is trying on your costume for the first time.  You've rehearsed your blocking and practiced your lines and sung your songs, but once you step into your character's …

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Introducing… The Costume Shoppe!

Just a quick post to congratulate my friend Whitney Bolam on the launching of her new business, The Costume Shoppe!  It's located here in London, Ontario and I just know it's going to be fantastic.  Whitney is a costuming goddess.  Check out her Facebook page here!

100 Things: Model in a photoshoot

Just got home from a super-fun photoshoot with the gang from The Lovers, The Dreamers and You: Ceris Thomas, Matt Stewart and Luke Bainbridge!  We were photographed by the lovely Andrea Hutchison, who was so encouraging and fun to work with!  She made us all feel so comfortable in front of the camera.  I think …

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What I've Learned: Treasure Island Edition

What I’ve Learned: Treasure Island Edition

Tonight is opening night of Treasure Island at the Palace Theatre!  If you haven't got your tickets yet, what are you waiting for?  Go get your tickets!  I'll wait here. Ok, got your tickets now?  Awesome.  Read on. Things actors should always have in their bags: a pair of soft black jazz shoes, a plain …

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Trannie Shoes!

I'm not sure if I've officially announced this, but I will be appearing in Simply Theatre's production of The Rocky Horror Show at the London Fringe Festival!  The Fringe Festival goes up June 16th to the 26th.  I'm SO excited!  I've volunteered as a Trouper for the past three years, but this will be my first …

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