Lee (Alice) and Maddie (Katherine) rehearsing the English lesson scene (while Maddie practices her other talent of balancing books on her head)

Lee (Alice) and Maddie (Katherine) rehearsing the English lesson scene (while Maddie also practices her other special talent of balancing books on her head)


Today’s Date: Thursday, July 22

The schedule for today!

We had our warm up from 8:00- 8:30 which included doing Yoga together as a way to wake up, calm down, and get connected with each other before rehearsal. 8:30- 9:20 we had our breakfast together. At 9:30 our rehearsal began with our usual check- in to see how the cast and staff of the ASCTC is doing, after that we develop a plan for what scenes we want to block/ go over that day.

The rehearsal schedule included working on:

Act 3 Scene 2 from 10:30 – 11:00

The first Chorus from 11:00 -12:00

Act 3 Scene 3 from 12:00- 12:30

Then we ate Lunch together from 12:30 – 2:00 and continued to work after.

After lunch:

Our Henry the V (Topher Zane) and Katherine (Maddie Johns) blocked Act 5 Scene 2 our clowns rehearsed Act 2 Scene 1 and 3 from 2:00- 3:00

Act 4 Scene 1 was blocked from 3:30 – 5:00

Then when rehearsal was over we had dinner from 5:00- 6:30 and got ready to see the ASC’s production of Henry the V!

Quick and Quotable

  • From the play 

“Piece out our imperfections with your thoughts” (Please)

  • From the cast

“Now that’s a kinesthetic response”- Molly Livesay (Pistol)


Production Insights

Today the cast really grew as a company, as we continue to block scenes we have learned how to work, direct, and act together. Our cast is developing more and more ways to direct the show in a way that includes everyone in the cast and help our show look better.