actor v. director

“I met a Russian actress once who said, ‘The job of the actor is to direct the role.’ I found this simple trope profound and revolutionary.  In our present theatre environment, too many actors expect the directors to direct their roles and too many directors assume that their job is to direct an actor’s role. … More actor v. director

Director’s Block

There is a lush thunder storm playing outside my window and screen door.  I’ve holed myself up next to the door listening to the late night noise.  As a child, night was my most creative time of the day.  As I grew up, I learned that all humans are more creative at night, before bed … More Director’s Block