Tag Archives: Maine

The Year So Far, as seen through the Costume Internship

The Year So Far, as seen through the Costume Internship By Kelsey Socha It’s been less than a week since Brighton Beach Memoirs opened, but it already feels like we’re much farther away than that. The really remarkable thing about … 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 Sparkiest Future

The Sparkiest Future by JJ Peeler This week, the interns once again embarked on our familiar sequence of strike, load in, focus, and tech. By now this isn’t our first rodeo. We know exactly what to expect from the extended … Continue reading

The Halfway Point

The Halfway Point by Beka Bryer We are at the halfway point of our internship at Portland Stage, which seems incredible. I have just finished a week of sitting in on rehearsals for Words By as well as striking The … Continue reading

Solidarity and Snow Squids

Solidarity and Snow Squids by Meg Anderson I am sitting backstage; listening to children loudly warming up onstage and watching my slightly grumpy and sleepy coworkers shuffle into the green room where the smell of fresh coffee awaits them. We … Continue reading

When We Come to the End, We Shall Know More Than We Do Now

When We Come to the End, We Shall Know More Than We Do Now by Shannon Wade Though tech for The Snow Queen has been long and tiring, it was also one of my favorite parts of the rehearsal process. … Continue reading