I know we cast you in the Black Chorus, but we may need to add you into a...– My Director #raciallyambiguous
Feliz Cumpleaños, La Reina de Tejano
Last night I burned through the remaining 200 pages of the book To Selena, With Love written by Chris Perez. It might be because I grew up listening to her music, because I vaguely remember seeing her all over Telemundo when I was at my grandmothers house, or because I remember seeing the movie based on her life in theaters (I was very young), but while finishing this book last night, I struggled...
Downloaded that calorie counter app today…let’s try this healthy fitness thing again, yeah? I used to have it on my iPhone and I found it on my Nook this morning. Gonna seriously try and get myself to the gym more often, and try to pop in those P90X DVD’s my Dad has at home. Now that I’m not dancing four nights a week anymore it’s gonna take some effort to keep...
Update - Part Two: Rehearsals, Callbacks and...
Last week, with Hairspray now closed and PCPA callbacks behind me with nothing to do but wait for an email, I began rehearsals for Showboat with Fresno Grand Opera after being moved from the Cotton Blossom chorus to the African American chorus, only reassuring the fact that I am the poster child for Racial Ambiguity on stage in Fresno. But I can’t complain because what I have joined is sure...
Update - Part One: Hairspray Closing and PCPA...
It’s been a while since my last real post, a few things have happened in the last couple of weeks! The last weekend of Hairspray was a pretty emotional one for the cast. We had a great run and were ready to close but that didn’t make it any easier for us. The weekend sold pretty well to some AWESOME audiences who were ready to ROCK (sorry, still fuming from Rock of Ages on...