An Audience’s Misty Eyes

The eyes of an audience mean more to me than their words.   At last night's talkback after Man of La Mancha, there were audience members who were meaningfully lost in the experience of the play, eyes a bit misty.   The "magic" of the play was working on them; you could see it.   Simple delight was …

Impossible Dreams?

So last week Taproot Theatre opened Man of La Mancha.   I get the privilege of singing "The Quest" or as it's more popularly known, "The Impossible Dream."   While thrilled to have the opportunity to take on the role of Don Quixote, there is also something daunting about singing such a classic song.   Fortunately, the song …