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Recitals and Dresses

So it’s that time of year for recitals (mine is in just over three weeks) and it’s all anybody is talking about! The endless amounts of practice and rehearsals with a pianist, what pieces they have chosen and how long the whole thing has to be. 172 more words

A Sondheim Story

So I had a performance class to day where we had to perform the duets we’ve been practicing for a couple of weeks to  the rest of the class. 116 more words

Gypsy. Steven Sondheim's masterpiece gives Imelda Staunton the platform of a lifetime.

It was my great privilege to be in the audience tonight at the delightful Savoy Theatre on London’s Strand (having transferred from Chichester in March) to witness the performance that EVERYONE is talking about. 330 more words

"Children and art"

In the second act of Sunday in the Park with George, Marie sings about children and art to her grandson George. My light-filled apartment is across the street from an elementary school whose playground is small enough that it’s fully scheduled all day long. 139 more words

A bit of London Culture: Inventing Impressionism and Sweeney Todd

A few weeks ago, I went to London with my dad to soak up a bit of culture. I’ve been feeling a bit trapped down in Devon so it was nice to stretch my legs a bit in the big city. 965 more words


Zen Sunday - The Rules And Regulations According To Me

So, yesterday was one of those days where I had things I “needed” to do and I also had things I “wanted” to do, and while I had the entire day to get all things considered and done, I still felt under a self-imposed deadline which caused stress.  297 more words

My Fabulous Life

It Was Just A Moment In The Woods...

I had the incredible opportunity to go to the Into the Woods Reunion at The Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, CA on November 9, 2014. 593 more words