Category Archives: Cory McDaniel

Play #6 – Inheritance


Writer: Kelleen Conway Blanchard Dir: Corey McDaniel Cast: Stephan Hando, Val Brunetto Overheard in the rehearsal room: ‘Go big, and be honest, we want to remove all the falseness’ ‘Can one of you say how inspired you are by your director?’ ‘It depends on all the fucking elements’ ‘Well, my acting career started in High School…’

In Praise of Fear, or Sympathy for the Playwright


I won’t say fear drives everything, but it drives a helluva lot more than most of us would like to admit. And when it comes to 14/48: The World’s Quickest Theatre Festival, fear may just be the main ingredient. (I’ve written about it before, back when I popped my cherry as an actor. [Click here.]) So the theatre professionals that sign up for 14/48 Kamikaze are the true and ardent adrenalin junkies. They have no idea what assignment the Gods […]