Great Expectations The Play

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DIARY WEEK 3

Grace's Blog - 11th September 2012

Monday
We had Graham warming us up as we don't have Marcello for a couple of days. Then we started to go slowly through the show and stage the scenes. We managed to get through all of Act One. We also had Simon the composer come in and watch the end of the play (as he couldn't stay for it all on Saturday), and this gave him timings for the end pieces of his music. Read more…

DIARY WEEK 2

Grace's Blog - 1st September 2012

Monday: I got to try on my beautiful couture dresses. They are huge and amazing and I can't wait to see them again when they are finished with the little changes that were decided. I think trying to show Estella's status and how unattainable she feels to Pip will be clearly shown in the detail and care put into the gowns which is so helpful to me as an actress. I am …

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DIARY WEEK 1

Grace's Blog - 26th August 2012

It was so exciting on the first day at our 'meet and greet' to see just how many people are involved in putting on this show!!

After this, Graham broke the call and just as a cast we read through the script for the first time, putting clear titles on scenes to ensure we all have a clear understanding of them. We also split up the script into 'Movements' with partic…

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