July 21st, 2018

Show Title: Faustus

Director: Matt “Mini” Minnicino

Assistant Directors: Daniel “Casket” Casker, Amanda “The Panda” Rogus

Production Intern: Gil Mitchell

Rehearsal Room: Hunt West

Today, we finished blocking the Pope scene.

Quick and Quotable

“Cursed be he that struck his Holiness a blow on the face!” -Friars, Faustus, lines 431-432.

“This is where the pool noodle comes into play.”

“Now I get to have a bloodcurdling scream?” -Anonymous camper


Production Insights

We are still in the Vatican! This Pope scene is taking a long time to block, but it will absolutely be worth it. Comedy, especially slapstick, takes a long time to get right. Audience contact, stage combat, and funny trombone noises all have to work together.