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Oklahoma!

This year the winter play was Oklahoma!  This show has never been on my favorites list.... however, I may have to change my opinion of the show real soon.  This show was BEAUTIFUL... beautiful to look at... beautiful to listen to... beautiful to watch.  That is a pretty amazing feat considering the production was a bunch of high school students.

I had to be creative with the construction of this set.  We couldn't put the set on the stage until 1 week before tech.  The stage was rented out to a different production.  I had to come up with a way to get my set pieces down in a timely manner, all while keeping out of the way of the rental show.

Thankfully, I have a great group of volunteers and students.  They all came in the last 2 days of Christmas break so that we could get started.

Just so you have a clue what that mean... I come up jobs to keep 30-40 kids with very little skills busy, plus a handful of adults and 2 guys that have a clue.  I have to be very organized and I have t…