Category Archives: Intern Blog

Of Brainstorms and Travels

Of Brainstorms and Travels by Shannon Wade It is fair to say that there is never a dull day on the job in the Theater for Kids department! One of my favorite things about this internship is that I can … Continue reading

Potential Energy

Potential Energy  by Shannon Wade Here at Portland Stage, we’ve arrived at one of the most exciting, whirlwind weeks of the year! The annual Little Festival of the Unexpected kicked off on Monday with a meet-and-greet in the Studio Theater, … Continue reading

On Our Feet

On Our Feet by Nick Orvis Well, it’s that time again here at Portland Stage: we’ve got another play opening, with previews this week of Evan Smith’s The Savannah Disputation, which I’ve had the great pleasure of serving as the … Continue reading

The Magic of the Quick-Change

The Magic of the Quick-Change by Laura Donovan As the costumes intern at Portland Stage your time is split two ways. The first part is in the shop sewing and working to create the different pieces needed for each production. … Continue reading

PLAY Outreach

PLAY Outreach by Jessica Bland This past week, Portland Stage’s Theater for Kids has been bringing our Play Me a Story program into the local Portland Elementary Schools through PLAY – School Outreach. For PLAY, our Affiliate Artists perform selected … Continue reading

100 feet of HDMI

100 feet of HDMI by  Sarah McKenney From my perspective as the Sound & Electrics Intern and light board operator for Veils, if I had to describe the show in one word, that word would easily be “projections.” From a … Continue reading

Close Only Counts in Horseshoes, Hand Grenades, and Halawa

Close Only Counts in Horseshoes, Hand Grenades, and Halawa by Bekah Bryer When I began writing this particular intern blog post, I started to write about Veils tech, as a stage management intern, and the process that it took to … Continue reading