Need to get yourself pumped for 14/48: Kamikaze and All Virgins, check out this amazing video from the UK contingent of 14/48.
It’s early morning. Saturday. Scripts are coming in. I gave the writers a challenge last night and asked them to see if they could write plays without sofas, desks or tables.One sarcastic bastard has a person sitting on the floor with a laptop saying ‘This is Heaven. You’re on a cloud, why would I have a desk? I love these people.
Fact: Leicester is mentioned in Geoffrey of Monmouth‘s Historia Regum Britanniae, written around 1136. According to Monmouth’s pseudohistorical work a mythical king of the Britons King Leir founded the city of Kaerleir (‘Leir’s chester’ – i.e. fortified town). Today the name of the city in the Welsh language is Caerlŷr. Leir was supposedly buried by Queen Cordelia in a chamber beneath the River Soar near the city dedicated to the Roman god Janus, and every year people celebrated his feast-day near Leir’s tomb. William Shakespeare‘s King Lear is loosely based on this story and there […]
A sizable and very enthusiastic audience, just in time for all the parts to fall together.This afternoon I had doubts. Honestly, in the middle of tech today I thought this was going to be a disaster. I talk about believing in the people.I preach-ify about the having faith in the process. But right now, I fully buy it. I feel like a virgin 14/48’d for the very first time.And no I’m not drunk.
Ten minutes to the 7:00 meeting. Tech is done. Liz our SM is awesome. I wish I could tell you more about the shows, but frankly I can’t understand a word anyone is saying. I have never seen a 14/48 with more tables and sofa’s on stage.I’m not sure if they are filling between each transition and they will be long, long transitions.But they are starting the show with G.M.’s Faith. So I’m sure it will all work out.I’m getting a […]