The Director's Corner

Mr. Raphael Schklowsky

“The Way is Clear, The Light is Good”

By director | Mar 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Tickets are on sale! Folks, buy your tickets NOW. We’ve got a little over a month before we open. The way rehearsals are going, and with the kind of talent  we’ve assembled, you won’t get another chance to see a show like this. We’re blocking our way through the woods! Now if only the weather…

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We’re baaaaaaaack!

By director | Feb 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

It’s been a long time… Man, have we been busy. I don’t really know where to begin. My last blog post was all the way back in December. Since then, a lot of things have happened, and in this post I’ll try to catch you up as best I can. Of course, I’m sure some…

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A Strong Week

By director | Dec 10, 2017 | 1 Comment

And so begins the journey… This past week marked the start of Into the Woods auditions and casting. At this point last year, I hadn’t even selected a musical to produce in the spring, let alone started casting it. So I feel way ahead of the game, and I’m hoping to stay ahead. Into the…

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Betting on The Bard

By director | Dec 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

“All the world’s a stage” The works of William Shakespeare are a gift unto humanity, not just the English-language speaking world. The plays teach us how to love, how to scheme, how to dream, and how to change. Whether or not Shakespeare himself wrote the play Twelfth Night (performed this past Saturday by hundreds of…

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A Day of Many Firsts

By director | Nov 29, 2017 | 4 Comments

What a Day! Yesterday was quite a day at Herndon High School. I led my first field trip in my young teaching career. Yesterday was my first time inside Sidney Harman Hall (on the stage to be precise) as a part of my first time participating in Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Text Alive! program. Yesterday was…

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