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i'll be back mid june [27 Apr 2004|04:32pm]

chubby_35
so, what have you guys been working on while i've been away.

we better get started for the big show this fall, right?
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gonka wonka [15 Oct 2003|12:23am]

billy_bangs
the idea for the movie "Johnny Jitsu" has been shelved on account of it being too much like Kill Bill.
-Johnny Jitsu in the latter part of the film was supposed to wear the Yellow jumpsuit with the black stripe like Bruce Lee wore in "Game of Death". Uma thurman wears this for the majority of kill bill.
-The role of Bill in Kill Bill is played by Kung Fu's David Carradine. the villain from Johnny Jitsu was to be played by an ex navy guy i know who is a black belt in Shotokan. hes an older guy and is kind of like him [carradine].
-The movie was to be shot in the style used for most hong kong action movies, but was supposed to take place in japan AND the United states.

the weirdest of all of these was that they used the song "nobody but me" for the huge fight scene, which was one of the ideas that inspired me to start writing the screenplay.
this changes nothing, because you all thought i was joking about that movie anyway. i'm going to rewrite it to make it more like a Steve Mcqueen movie than a martial arts one.
now, please die. now that ive declared that im serious about making an action student film, is anyone interested in being a part of it? (Amelia is supposed to play a sex-bot...)
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[29 Sep 2003|02:42pm]

sixshootersuzy
HELEN is standing in front of a set of shelves. She is organizing letters according to zip code in these shelves that are out of order. She places the letters with incredible speed as there is no system of organization.

We watch her do this for some time

She drops a letter

he picks it up and notices that the letter has fallen our of then envelope. She looks at it for a moment, in contemplation. She lifts it slowly. She looks from the left to the right, also slowly. She opens up the folded letter and begins to read it.

HELEN
“Dear momma, I‘ve been thinking about you all the time now. When we eat I think about you the most. The way I get trough it is I think about the biscuits that you make for dinner and I pretend like that’s what I’m eating instead of this slop.” What a nice young man.. So nice… I’m sure he didn’t mean to spell ‘biscuit’ incorrectly. No, of course he didn’t…

She looks around again, bends down slowly and edits the letter. Just as she finishes up TUNER walks in He is a mailman.

TURNER
Hey there, Helen

HELEN jumps

HELEN
oh! Hello, Turner

TUNER
Hey, Helen, how re you today?

HELEN
I’m ok, Turner, how are you?

TURNER
oh, I’m fine… just here to get my day’s mail

HELEN
I’m just finishing up turner

She places a few more letter sand then chooses a fw spefic zip codes to hand to Turner

TURNER
thank you, miss Helen

HELEN
you’re welcomed, Turner

TURNER
I went for a walk lat night and saw something that reminded me of you.

HELEN
what was that?

TURNER
I woman was walking her dog. It was a tiny little dog. I do recall you saying something about a tiny little dog, didn’t you tell me something about you just loving tiny little dogs?

HELEN
no, I don’t Turner, did I tell you that?

TURNER
I don’t know for sure, I just thought you told me you loved little dogs and you had a little Pekinese

HELEN
Well, it’s true turner, I do. I have a tiny little Pekinese… I can’t recall telling you about my Pekinese, but I guess I did.

TURNER
I guess you did… (they stand awkwardly) I guess you’ve heard

HELEN
heard about what?

TURNER
the postmaster General

HELEN
(With reverence) the postmaster general?

TUNER
yes… He’s coming to visit our office… to do inspections and whatnot

HELEN
oh, wow, the postmaster general… Now there is a man with much responsibility

TURNER
and respectability

HELEN
how exciing

TURNER
indeed

HELEN
don’t you need to get to your rounds?

TURNER
I suppose, I suppose

HELEN
goodbye, Turner

They stand awkwardly for a few moments. Turner turns to go. Helen Begins to redistribute the letters. She drops another one. This one does not fall from it’s envelope. She reaches down, lifts it and gingerly opens it anyway.

HELEN
“J, It’s very silly that you think I have ulterior motives in writing you. I think you’re a very smart, very nice boy and that is it. I do not feel bad for you, if only because I know you wouldn’t like me to do that. That just doesn’t seem like you. I am trying to not to be presumptuous. Are you lonely? I feel like you might be sometimes when I look at you.” well this girl has a pen pal! how nice “ I think that you are both intelligent and hostile before you are anything else. I am sorry for that because it makes me intimidated… I am rarely intimidated by people. If you want to initiate a correspondence please write back immediately, I have enclosed a stamp. A”

She re-closes the envelope and shelves it. She randomly draws another envelope and opens it. She reads it silently and replaces it. she does this a few more times. She reshelves in between letters. She reads one after while that needs editing. She glances around cautiously, makes a quick mark on it and continues on, reading and reshelving. She makes an effort to do it covertly at first but as the editing increases, she is less careful. She reads aloud quietly.

HELEN
“I have been preparing daily for your quick approaching thanksgiving visit…” quickly approaching… “ I think that Jamie’s new school is by far the most best…” tsk tsk! “The highlet of the show was the Manet, which was the second greatest purchase the museum has mad in the past five years…” Manet?! it’s MO-net of COURSE. “Dear A” oh, goodness! The pen pal’s response! “Dear A, isn’t everyone lonely sometimes? Isn’t everyone sad? I’m sorry if I seem hostile, it is not intentional…” Oh, these are young people. They seem to be very fond of each other! I wonder why they don’t admit it up front. I wonder why they aren’t honest. Not a single time in this letter does he mention that, and he surely does, love her?

She reads down to the end of the letter

HELEN (editing)
p.s. I have very strong felings for you, how do you feel about me?

She looks at it, closes the letter, checks for observers and reshelves it.

She continues to edit more quickly now. Lights go down. When they rise, she is sitting at her desk with a stack of letters next to her. She is systematically reading and editing them as she pleases. Turner slowly comes forward. The audience should be just as surprised as she is when he says…

TUNER
Hello, Helen

HELEN screams, terrified for a million reasons

TURNER
I’m sorry if I frightened you… may I ask what you were doing?

HELEN
I was writing a letter home…

TURNER
funny, looks like you were going through a stack of other people’s letters

HELEN
I’m not!

TURNER
silly me for making assumptions… I just see a bunch of addressed, post marked envelopes, I have to think something… the postmaster general would have to think something.

HELEN
You aren’t going to tell him, are you?

TURNER
tell him what? there’s obviously nothing to tell

HELEN
Turner, I’m just editing them… for little mistakes, grammar and spelling issues, you know? I wouldn’t want a loved one to get a letter with spelling errors, would you? I would hate it! I couldn’t stand it! I would rather die than have a loved one think me to be less intelligent because of a little spelling error or a tiny mistake… Turner, I swear I have the best intent

TURNER
Helen, I think what you’re doing is a wonderful service

HELEN
you do?

TURNER
Of course I do! I wish all mail workers were so diligent, don’t you? We’d never have to worry about spelling errors or problems ever again, now would we?

HELEN
No, Turner, we wouldn’t

TURNER
I might go even further than that! I would make the messages seem happier, you know?

HELEN
Oh, Turner, you’re reading my MIND that’s exactly what I’m doing! I have this pair of pen pals. They are young people, you know and they send these letters with so many hidden meanings, I know they are in love with each other secretly.

TURNER
so you put it out in the open like it should be?

HELEN
of course I did! I’m waiting for the response, it should be here any minute (the second she says this a new piece of ail should fall into the slot. She goes to it and opens it) “Dear J” That’s her!! this is the young lady writing to the young man” I am sorry to have seen so presumptious. Also, what did you mean by “I have very strong feeling for you? I care ad much for you as I suppose a person can care about a person that they hardly know, please elaborate” Oh! Of course, she knows what he means. I should change it to say that she loves him, even after such a short period of time… doesn’t that make sense?

TURNER
yes, that sounds absolutely wonderful

HELEN
What if this get traced back to me, Turner?

TURNER
Who would ever think to accuse the postal service of such a thing? The worse that could come of this is two young people uniting!

HELEN
Exactly my sentiments

She edits the letter, seals it

HELEN
oh, I really shouldn’ be doing this!!

TURNER
Oh, it’s of no consequence!

HELEN
Really, no one is ever going to know

TURNER
you’re like a little angel that enters into people’s lives secretly, unannounced and changes them for the better

HELEN
I am!! I only wish I had someone like me in my life!

TURNER
let’s just hope the Postmaster general doesn’t catch wind of this

HELEN
oh, my

TURNER
did you forget about his visit?

HELEN
what if he knows?

TURNER
what are the chances

HELEN
what if he knows and he is waiting for the visit to come raining down on me with all of his terrible power and wrath, with the might of the entire Postal Service

TURNER
come on, Helen, we’re only talking about god, not the Postmaster general

HELEN
eh?

TURNER
Excuse me, the postmaster general, not god almighty!

HELEN
he could come sweeping in here, he could look at my face and what if he knows! I’m terrible at hiding my own guilt, you know, just awful

TURNER
he won’t know

HELEN
alright, alright

TURNER
there’s nothing to fear

HELEN
right, turner

She begins to open another letter, reads it

HELEN
“dear A” It’s him! it’s the pen pal’s response! “Your feelings for me are regrettable as we rarely see ech other. I think it is very odd, even, that you can feel so strongly for someone that you know so little. I wish I could get to know you in a way other then through letters, I think that would make me a bit more comfortable you’re your proclamations of love.”

TUNER
Ah

HELEN
Oh no, Turner, what should we do?

TURNER
I don’t know, Helen, what should you do?

HELEN
Throw it away!

TURNER
I don’t know, Helen

HELEN
I’ve done some terrible things here and it was sure to happen from the beginning I was doomed!

TURNER
no one is doomed, Helen, I guess you ought to throw it away

HELEN
I could re-write it…

TURNER
You would have to write the whole thing

HELEN
It’s ok, I can do it

TURNER
All right then, go ahead

HELEN
What could he say?

TURNER
Say…

HELEN
I think you’re a very nice girl…

TURNER
And I think that your love for me is a very exciting prospect…

HELEN
No, because she never really said I love you

TURNER
So, you need to respond to that

HELEN
I think you’re a very nice girl and I’m interested in furthering our relationship…

TURNER
That works wonderfully

HELEN
When I say I have strong feelings for you is that I think you and I could become very close to each other in times to come

TURNER
Lovely

HELEN
Would you also be interested in seeing me?

TURNER
Wrap it up now, it should be short, so we can keep up with it

HELEN
Respond quickly, yours, J

TUNER
I couldn’t have done it better myself

HELEN
Take it with you, isn’t it on my route?

TURNER
It is, it is
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You might find it interesting. [21 Aug 2003|10:37pm]

arthurmcarthur
I already posted this to my LiveJournal, but I think that it is relevant enough to be posted here, as well. We all should read this book:


Today I started reading Jerzy Grotowski's "Towards a Poor Theatre". My opinions are already beginning to change. I can see how Doc B considered it her "Bible" while she was in college. This man is a genius. I agree: Acting training is not the accumulation of different methods and techniques. Acting training is the breaking away of those things that block us from achieving truth in simultaneous impulse and action. "Ours then is a via negativa - not a collection of skills but an eradication of blocks." I wonder why I had never thought of it this way before. However, I still believe that it is completely necessary to have a knowledge and practical understanding of established acting technique and methodology. Grotowski does not deny the truth of Stanislavsky's philosophy. Rich Theatre, Poor Theatre? Everything versus nothing. Minimum equals maximum. Wyspianski's Akropolis: The audience becomes part of the action of the play, which takes place in Auschwitz. Creating theatre as a completely immersing experience for the audience. An actor must make a gift of himself. Eliminate the stage, and it is even more unique from film and television. I think it's time we accepted the truth that in theatre, growth stems from poverty.
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IF i forget to say it before i leave, i'll say it now [19 Aug 2003|10:25pm]

chubby_35
thank you.
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[09 Aug 2003|01:03am]

sixshootersuzy
welcome to the new community. Please use it.


SHOW, NOV. 6 & 7


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