This blog started as a week-by-week look at our lives in 2010 (hence the address) in St. Petersburg, Russia.

Now, with the closing of my other blog, from-russia, I've decided to extend this blog to cover 2011 as well (despite the address--which really bugs me now that it's inaccurate).

Sunday, March 27, 2011

2011, week twelve

Why do all the second grade girls have their hair up? L-i-c-e. Fortunately, no one else--including Lexi and me--got it.

Sunday, March 20, 2011

2011, week eleven

The AASSP cast of Into the Woods.
(Note the darling little chicken sitting stage right.)

I decided to costume them in black with one accent piece in color. I think it worked well.

(for the curious) R-L, front to back:

Jack's Mother, Jack, Red, Cinderella, C's Prince

Baker's Wife (whom I adore--she's been in all my shows here. Her favorite roles, according to her bio in this program were a flying monkey in Wizard of Oz and a bird girl in Seussical! She was also Wendy in Peter Pan and Helena in Midsummer. ), Baker, Mysterious Man, Witch, Rapunzel's Prince, Rapunzel

Giant's hen, Steward, C's Stepsisters, Wolf, Granny, Mama Bear, Goldilocks

Narrator, Cinderella's (dead) Mother, C's Stepmother, Baby Bear