Things I Don’t Regret

Here’s something that’s uncomfortable. Asking people you know for money for your theater company. I’m in the middle of a month where I’m doing that over and over. Every day. At least three or four times a day, I’m writing an email, or making a Facebook post, or texting someone. “Hey, would you contribute to […]

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7 DAYS LATER

Holy crap! I can’t believe our Indiegogo campaign has been live for one week and we’ve already raised 42% of our goal. It’s pretty astounding, and I’m so grateful for it. It’s always weird, trying to raise money to make art. We’re told over and over that artists need to “get a job,” “get a […]

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Here We Go

Dark House Theater has been a dream of mine since college. I always wanted to have a theater company. Only in the past couple of years did the idea come into focus, though. I assumed we’d do any old play we felt like, and it would be like almost ¬†every other theater company around. But […]

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GIVE A BUCK

We’re launching a campaign to fund our first full season (both of these things manage to be exciting and terrifying at the same time,) on Wednesday, and we have a little ask of you. Would you give us a buck on Wednesday? In the early days of our Indiegogo campaign, we need to show some […]

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FOT

It’s weird how much I dislike seeing theater sometimes. Especially considering I’ve spent most of my life doing it. I realized this when I was writing back to a beloved acting teacher the other day, and he’d spoken about being invited to a reunion type event at his alma mater. He was delighted to have […]

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Choosing Carefully

Last year, when Dark House started gearing up for its first show, I spent a lot of time thinking about the shows I wanted to do. We had planned on opening with Veronica’s Room, a truly twisted thriller by Ira Levin, who wrote Rosemary’s Baby, which is one of my all-time favorite anythings… novel, movie, […]

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