Beauty & The Beast

We're livin' the life of Riley down here in lazy Costa Rica. Even without a plugged nickel to our names. How we manage this, I'll never know. But I'm not going to ask too many questions and I'm not going to look at the balance sheet....

Goin’ to The Show

“Yeah, I was in the show. I was in the show for 21 days once – the 21 greatest days of my life. You know, you never handle your luggage in the show, somebody else carries your bags. It was great. You hit white balls for batting practice, the ballparks are...

A Nest of Cuckoos

I’m a community theatre snob. See? I even spelled it “re” instead of “er”. Total snob. I have a Bachelor’s in Theatre Arts, don’t you know. I’m a past member of Actor’s Equity, SAG and AFTRA, the coveted theatre...

Love Letters

This* is where I've been the last couple of weeks, directing this play for the Little Theatre Group. The LTG is one of only two English speaking theatres in Costa Rica, the other one being in Dominical (my other favorite part of the country). Amazingly, LTG has...

HEY – Something Good Happened!

To me, at least… My friend, Janis, sings in a band with the lunata guy. I went to rehearsal earlier this week, so I could learn the back-up harmonies, learning the play list, hangin’ with the band. Really fun!!! Yesterday, Janis threw her back out and is...

Alive!

That would be me. Just barely… My play opened last Friday and we’ve been working our butts off the last week getting it together. I’m exhausted! It’s a funny play: Strawberries in January. A romantic comedy, very fast-paced, I LOVE my fellow...

Officially Pho-toed:

Jimmy Dean is over but the fun just keeps comin’! These photos were taken by a local enthusiast… he must be a professional, they look really good and sharp. Meet the gals and guy I spent the last eight weeks getting to know. Lovely people, every one....