"Absurd: wildly unreasonable, illogical or inappropriate."dictionary.com It's time to talk about absurdity. And by talk, I mean talk. Let's disagree with each other, build on each other's ideas. I don't think I understand our modern relationship with absurdity, and I want to. So let's talk about it. I found a new favourite joke the other... Continue Reading →
I have a full draft. If you're wondering of what, I am in fact writing a brand new musical, libretto and all. Sounds crazy when you write it down.
"I am not furnished like a beggar, therefore to beg will not become me; my way is to conjure you..."
I had the unparalleled embarrassment and joy of watching a video of myself from 7 years ago the other day. A dear friend of mine and I made the decision, as second year university students, at one o'clock in the morning, to film a video letter for our future selves.
One of my favourite creative and pedagogical concepts is one that I have dubbed 'canvas size'.
Well, it has certainly been many cups of tea and coffee since I have had the chance to write a blog post.
Someone asked me a question that freaked me out a bit the other day. It was very simple. 'So, what's your overall aim with writing a musical? Where do you want it to go?' Short answer: both everywhere and nowhere. Does anyone else ever feel this way? You're working on a creative project. You love... Continue Reading →
I wrote a line in my script the other day. A line that had me crying because I was laughing so hard.
Some people would call it writer's block, but for me it's more like melody gone missing.