We’re all Irish at Shamrock Stage!

The Open Stage Pill Crew

The Open Stage Pill Crew

Howdy, folks! I’m traveling this week, so this is going to be short and sweet. Well, sweet, anyhow. Maybe short. We’ll see. I really need to emphasize, though, that if y’all missed out on Shamrock Stage, y’all missed one HELL of a show! Traveling musicians, going through hill and Dale (okay, just Dale, but that doesn’t sound as good, right?). A little burlesque. Some acrobatics. A TON of sweet Celtic sounds. And shenanigans galore! Yes, I know there are always shenanigans, but this week there were EXTRA shenanigans! Continue reading


Open Stage After 3 Years!

The bowlers of Open Stage

Oh. My. God. It’s been THREE YEARS! One Hundred Fifty Four Mondays! Can you believe that? They’re a bunch of CLOWNS! ;) And they kept this thing going for THREE YEARS! That’s a pretty awesome accomplishment! It just goes to show what dreams, lots of laughter, open minds, a healthy ability to fall down and roll back up, and lots of hard work can achieve! It has been an absolute joy, privilege, and mind-altering experience to have been able to document the shenanigans, and tears, for almost two of those three years. To Circus Freaks: Congratulations, and thank you SO MUCH for allowing me to be a part of the journey! Continue reading