Autumn Leaves

Autumn Leaves by Isabel Afonso   The crunch of leaves fills her ears. The chilling winds sweep her off her feet. She tugs at her charcoal gray cardigan, hurries down the cluttered street. Her blue eyes glance at the slow dying trees. The ever changing leaves float to the ground like parachutes. Colors of red,Continue reading “Autumn Leaves”

2019 Reflection-Part 2

Alright. Time for my annual reflection. I swear every time I write one of these I realize I just get busier and busier with each passing year. 2019 was one for the books. I accomplished a lot of firsts.  Now my favorite part. Let’s take a look at my New Year’s Resolution from last yearContinue reading “2019 Reflection-Part 2”

Sunny Side Up and Over Done

A lot of great things have been happening lately. But I can’t help feeling as if I’m doing everything wrong. I just finished my first big stage assistant director show and we sold out every night. Which I should be proud of. My first semester as a senior finishes next month. I, for sure don’tContinue reading “Sunny Side Up and Over Done”

That’s a Wrap Under the Sea!

We waited excitedly off stage. Peeking I could see the crowd. We were finally performing in front of an audience and I had no idea how they were going to react. The months of rehearsal and grueling tech week were leading up to this moment. Once I saw the streamers fall indicating Ursula’s lair wasContinue reading “That’s a Wrap Under the Sea!”

Traveling to Ancient Egypt!

A few weeks ago I took a trip back in time to ancient Egypt. It was heart pounding, emotional and breath taking. Now I didn’t really go back in time. I don’t have the technology for it yet but the stage at The Seminole Theater magically transformed to tell the story of two star crossed lovers.Continue reading “Traveling to Ancient Egypt!”

British Men vs Miami Men

Being in the UK was an eye opener. Not only because everything closed before midnight, which in reality was perfectly fine by me but because of the environment. Miami is special. At least that’s what I think. We are heavily influenced by the Hispanic culture and with that comes certain things. For instant holding theContinue reading “British Men vs Miami Men”