Monthly Archives: September 2011

13 Days ’til Godspell: Creating an online Godspell community of memories.

Since I signed up to produce Godspell on Broadway two years ago, I’ve met so many people that have shared Godspell memories with me.  It feels like almost everyone has one–from the cab driver in Phoenix who told me that … Continue reading

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14 Days ’til Godspell: A final rehearsal room run-thru.

Shows get put together in a rehearsal room, and then during tech, they get taken apart and put back together again in the theater, with the addition of scenery, costumes, lights, etc. Right before the transition to tech, there is … Continue reading

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15 Days ’til Godspell: Proofing the Playbill

Today was another day of proofing . . . .but this time it was our 1st preview Playbill copy. Our Press Agent, Jeremy Shaffer, has been hard at work over the past several weeks, assembling bios from all the actors, … Continue reading

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16 Days ’til Godspell: Reviewing a Stage Manager report.

I like to leave my cast and creatives alone for as much of the rehearsal process as possible, so they can create in ‘producer-peace.’  But just because I’m not at every rehearsal, doesn’t mean that I don’t know what happens … Continue reading

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17 Days ’til Godspell: Our Invited Press Rehearsal

As I blogged on Saturday, today we opened up our “sacred room” (as Danny Goldstein called the creative incubator also known as our rehearsal studio) to members of the press for a sneak peak at what Danny and crew have … Continue reading

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18 Days ’til Godspell: Godspell at the Flea Market

I’ll never forget the first time I discovered the annual BC/EFA Broadway Flea Market back when I was a student at Tisch.  I had walked to Times Square to catch a matinee of Once on this Island, and there, spread … Continue reading

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19 Days ’til Godspell: Planning an open press rehearsal

Hang on to your tickets, theater-fans, our Benjamin Button-style countdown has hit the teens. On the 19th day ’til Godspell, Director Danny, Choreographer Chris, Stage Manager O’B, Press Agent Jeremy, and Producer Me put the finishing touches on our plan … Continue reading

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20 Days ’til Godspell: And now for something completely boring.

It’s been an exciting two weeks:  our first rehearsal, planning our cast recording, speaking to a group of fellow Godspellians . . . Well, every day by day can’t be like those. Today I dealt with . . . hold … Continue reading

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21 Days ’til Godspell: Creating an online marketing toolkit.

Our production of Godspell has a tremendous number of passionate people in its cast, crew, company, and of course, its hundreds of investors. Since before Day 100, many of these folks have been asking what they can do to help build … Continue reading

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22 Days ’til Godspell: Making plans for a cast recording.

Before I get started . . . can I just say . . . uh . . . 22 days . . . whoa. Ok, now that that’s done. I hinted yesterday about a cast album call I got, and … Continue reading

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