• 2012-2013 Season,  Holiday

    “Offstage”: The Real World of Rehearsal

    by, Bianca Morrison Dillard – Dramaturg At one of our first rehearsals for Holiday, Becca Ingram (Linda Seton) came to make her first entrance. As she entered, she puzzled as to where to put her coat in the scene. She pointed to a chair next to the “door” and said, “What is this, is this a coat rack?” to which the rest of us replied, “No, it’s a chair.” The funny thing is, it was a chair. Not funny? Let me see if I can explain. This story isn’t  funny because Becca doesn’t know what a chair is, it’s funny because in rehearsal things are not always what they seem.…