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Come see the musical!

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“The Return To The Forbidden Planet” Shakespeare’s Forgotten Rock & Roll Space Musical Coming Soon! October 3rd, 4th, & 5th 8:00 PM Worcester Polytechnic Institute Alden Hall Tickets $5 for students, $7 non-students ($1 discount for advanced ticketing, email sheldon@gweep.net) http://www.gweep.net/~mwrep/

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Rain and jazz

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I’m sitting at my desk at the home office, listening to Vince Guaraldi and watching the rain fall onto the trees and onto the deck. I think the music and the rain go nicely together; it’s been a very chill Monday so far. I got a call last night from a woman I was dating […]

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La La La LA

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We had our first full cast singing rehearsal last night, which is a good good thing considering that the performance is about 23 DAYS AWAY. (dear lord have mercy) Amazingly enough, we nailed a bunch of stuff on the first try. Multi-part harmonies, which the music director said wouldn’t feel comfortable giving to her acapella […]

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Shrugs’t thou, malice??

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Second rehearsal for the musical tonight – our director was in low spirits, she hardly got any sleep at all this past weekend. Things are still really fast and loose… we still don’t really know anything about music, or blocking, or choreography. And the production really needs a stage manager. Three rehearsals next week, so […]

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Watch as the limit approaches zero…

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I’m really excited about Return To The Forbidden Planet. The cast met for the first time on Tuesday, and it’s really a terrific pool of talent. Our first read-through was a lot of fun… but everyone except for the two male leads needs to be off-book in TWO WEEKS. Oh my Jeebus. I’m not particularly […]

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