Articles in the Back Stage Category
Go behind the scenes of The Sound of Music and see how Scenic Designer Martin Flynn designed, modeled and built our set. Accompanied by excerpts of Music Director Greg Mason’s “Overture,” we hope you enjoy this glimpse into the artistic process.
Come see how the stage brings Salzburg to life in Berkeley Playhouse’s production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music, directed by Elizabeth McKoy. On stage until Dec. 2, 2012. For tickets click here or call (510) 845-8542 x 351
Now check out the process of bringing a song to life, from learning the music/words, to adding choreography, sets, costumes, and more. Kyle Stoner (Rolf) and Casey Ellis (Liesl) create 16 going on 17.
Sharon Rietkerk (Maria Von Trapp née Rainer) joined Marilyn Fowler on 89.5, KPOO’s Let Me Touch Your Mind. Topics range from The Sound of Music (of course) to working with youth actors, and there is even a little a capella. If you missed this broadcast on Monday, October 29, here it is! Click here to listen.
Vernon Bush belts out a tune from Willy Wonka on “Let me Touch your Mind” with KPOO’S Marilyn Fowler on 89.5FM. Vernon was in the studio on July 9 to talk to Marilyn and give a fun update on all things Wonka. Click here to listen!
Then listen to Vernon croon and chat to Alisa Clancy on KCSM’s July 16, “A Morning Cup of Jazz.” Click here to hear!