Tagged: agape theatre

One Day to Opening

May 10, 2017 |

  If you see zombie-like figures on the grounds of Palm Valley Lutheran Church, don’t be alarmed.  It’s just the cast and creative team of Bonhoeffer’s Cost. Theater folk call the week leading up to opening night as “Hell Week” due to the long hours and stress involved.  No matter the show, the week before […more]

Bonhoeffer and Christianity

Apr 17, 2017 |

During Easter weekend, it was impossible not to think and reflect on the way in which Bonhoeffer’s Cost speaks about faith, God, and Christianity.  While a play about one of the most prominent figures in the Lutheran community could easily be heavy-handed with its religious themes and allegories, Bonhoeffer’s Cost pays just as much attention […more]

The Unencumbered Freedom to Create

Apr 8, 2017 |

We’ve now completed our first two weeks of rehearsals for Bonhoeffer’s Cost, meaning the foundation of staging and blocking has been laid.  We’re now free to do what I love best in the rehearsal process: explore and create.  It’s now that we breathe more life into the play by developing the look, feel, tone, and […more]