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Thursday, April 2, 2020

The Quiet and the Noise

I have always felt that I know myself pretty well. I spend time alone, I am very introspective and I've had lots of years...

Action

I am a person of action. A "do-er." When presented with a problem, my first thought is always- "What can I do?" I am...

Just a Few Weeks

Every four or five weeks I get my hair done. For over 20 years the same person has not only cut my hair but...

Social Distancing

"Artists are people driven by the tension between the desire to communicate and the desire to hide." -D. W. Winnicott Yesterday I had a meeting...

The End

After 6 months of plotting and planning, two months of rehearsing and stressing and two weeks of performing, Isn't It Romantic is put away...

Emotional

"You need to grow a thicker skin!" "Calm down!" "What are you crying about?" "What's so funny?" "Don't get hysterical!" "What are you so...

Adding the Audience

One weekend of the show is behind us and I have mixed feelings about everything. For someone who is a perfectionist and second guesses everything...

Changing Roles

This is the point in the process where a director hands the show over to the stage manager and rides off into the sunset....

About Me

Marietta is a graduate of the University of Montevallo with a BFA in musical theater. She has been performing for over 50 years on the stage and continues to perform, direct and teach. Marietta is married to Tim, has a son named Jon, and a cat named Penny.

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