Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Monday, January 26, 2015
Respect for the Old Timers: "When the scenery was made out of wood and the men were made out of steel"
"When the scenery was made out of wood and the men were made out of steel"--mocking line when an older stagehand starts telling a story about how tough stagehands used to be. "Wheels hadn't even been invented yet when I started in the business, sonny."
Saturday, January 24, 2015
anecdotage--nonmedical explanation for the condition of an older stagehand who tells the same five stories over and over again, usually with him/her as the hero/heroine of the story or airing old grievances, often with most people in the story dead or retired.