Category: Loose Moose

My dear friend (and fellow chaser of the challenging performing/Mummy combination) Alex called me this morning, and asked me something which has since sent my cogs not just turning, but spiralling inwards on themselves in confusion not seen since I exposed the poor darlings to Inception: “How do you keep your momentum going?” I tried to answer, but realised afterwards that what I’d really been talking about was motivation, rather than momentum. What she really meant (I think – or if not, this is where it’s sent me a-pondering, at any rate) was how do you: a)┬ákeep the momentum of…

I am so stoked for these guys – wonderful people I used to play with at Loose Moose Theatre are set to release the sequel to their cult hit movie Fubar. Awesomeness! Judging by the trailer it’s gonna be extremely funny, extremely Canadian and extremely hair-filled.

Okay, okay, so Canada’s political scene might be in crisis right now, but that’s nothing, NOTHING, I tell you, compared to the nuttiness that’s been going on in this family of late. Moving, unpacking, fighting the conflicting urges to hug and kill everybody at the same time thanks to ever-burgeoning pregnancy hormones…oh yeah, and we got a dog. NUTS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! So yes, apologies for the massive space between entries. It does feel so good to be missed – I never thought I would have the opportunity in this lifetime to empathise with a semicolon, which I myself miss (or is that,…

You know, it’s funny. We’re mid moving house right now, I’m up to my ears in boxes and cleaning products and yet, the thought of performing both tonight and tomorrow night at the Moose – far from being exhausting – is the only thing keeping me hangin’ in there! I’m so excited, our team has a secret theme tonight – I tried my costume on last week and could not stop laughing just wearing it. I’ll try to post some pics after the event. It’s the Grand Final tonight, our team made it in by a nose – whatever happens…

A few pics for your viewing pleasure/nausea/whatever from the Loose Moose kids show. My kids are already in full frantic fan mode, obsessively reciting lines of dialogue, songs and rubbing in my face that their favourite character is not moi. Ah me, the trials and tribulations of showbiz.