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Seven Weeks on a Movie Set
The author describes his experience as a production assistant, and substitute set dresser on the film, The XYZ Murders, shot in and around Detroit. Included is an interview with Director Sam Raimi.
A Kierkegaardian Analysis of the Dichotomy Created Within Faust in the Context of Paradigm Shifts
While I was hashing out details for my SIP proposal, I explored several concepts that could serve as the structure for my research. I knew that I wanted to include a metal art component, making a piece or many pieces ...
Four Way Fold: Exploring Tools for a more Holistic Education
The structure of what follows is based upon the structure of the book The Four Fold Way. There are four core sections, each centered around one of the four archetypes: The Warrior, The Healer, The Visionary, and The ...
Winning the Questions Game: How to Continue with Improv after College
This Senior Individualized Project (SIP) began with a question: 'Where do I go from here?' My SIP was to answer this question. As I peered forward into this misty haze of the future, I sought insight in considering my ...
Totally Responsible for Totally Everything: A Guide to Stage Management at Kalamazoo College
Thus far, every book I've read concerning Stage Management, including the previous SIPs written on the subject, begin by saying something about the role of a stage manager and the qualities it takes to do the job well. ...
The Reality of Directing: Woking with Joanne Akalaitis and Anne Bogart at La MaMa Umbria
A director and, in tern, the director's art, is incredibly dependent on the artistic community of those that surround him or her- that is the actor, the playwright, and the designers. The Director's role is unique, ...
Traductions Mises en Scène: A Look at the Art of Translating for the Stage
The act of translation in general has come to be a process of balance, of give and take, of sacrifice and satisfaction with a product that will only ever approach the original. The goals of a modern translator are not ...
Musical Direction : The Threepenny Opera
The author describes his experience as Musical Director for a college production of Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill's Threepenny Opera and details the decisions made regarding instrumentation, as well as cuts and changes ...