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5 Days Left in MILTON Hatchfund Campaign
Sunday, March 16th, 2014

We have less than a week to go in our HATCHFUND campaign to raise money to finish MILTON and premiere it in Milton, NC this August.  It has been incredible to see people coming out of the woodwork to support our most ambitious project to date. Can you help us? On the day we wrap […]

Brown University and Hatchfund is LIVE
Thursday, February 13th, 2014

…and we are off to the races!   We are spending a week at Brown University with our video designer and composer to start putting together the final puzzle pieces of the performance.  And in addition, we are gathering the final resources we need to make this project happen!  Won’t you join us?  Visit our […]

Making a stop in Milton, NC
Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Lisa will be spending the day in Milton, NC on Friday– she is driving home to New Orleans from NYC, and Milton is kind of on the way… well, on the way enough!  It’s actually really great when other travel plans can help us get near enough to a Milton to make a visit, because one […]

PearlDamour in 2013…
Monday, December 30th, 2013

2013 was a very awesome PearlDamour year.  Some highlights:  bringing HOW TO BUILD A FOREST to Brown University, and raising the shades on the glass wall right as the we reached the completion stage…  how incredible it was to see the forest glowing on the 3rd floor of the Granoff Center from pictures taken a […]

milton and more milton
Saturday, November 30th, 2013

Post-Prelude showing, we are in a really rich phase of discovery with the piece. This is due in part to the great work and guidance of Ashley Sparks, who has come on board full steam to lead our engagement with the 5 Miltons. Ashley is a visionary and deep thinker when it comes to this […]

New York, meet MILTON
Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

We post this in between two work-in-progress showings of our current project MILTON… last Sunday we invited about 15 people to come see the piece, and this Friday about 50 more folks will get a glimpse as we take part in the Prelude Festival (very excited to be in such stellar company there).  Prepping for […]

Showings of MILTON and MORE
Saturday, September 7th, 2013

PearlDamour is taking the next step on their performance of MILTON based on our trips / interviews over the past year.  We are hosting a private showing @ Jack Theater, a public showing at Prelude, plus hosting other events!  See below for details. SCHEDULE AND INFO Friday September 27 5-7:30pm  – Sky Gazing Writing Workshop […]

Home from Milton, LA… on to Orlando!
Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

We are just home from our 3rd visit to Milton, LA. Some highlights:  Wilma’s bread pudding with rum sauce, a leisurely time with Mary Jane and Liz touring their pet cemetery, pecan orchard, and cracking-and-shelling barn (we won’t mention the part where Katie stepped back to take a picture and planted herself right in the […]

This Week: Milton WI / NC
Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

A big week of travel and exchange!  We will be in Milton, WI Sun-Weds, and then we will be bopping back and forth between Milton, NC and Durham the rest of the week.  In Durham, we will be exchanging ideas with our friends Haymaker Theater about audience development — who and how is your audience? […]

Between Miltons
Sunday, June 2nd, 2013

We are back in our respective homes after an educational and inspiring 5 days with the people of Milton-Freewater, OR.  We are taking some time to do some grant writing to support the project, continue to refine our project website, and also prepare for our upcoming trip:  our 2nd to Milton, NC and our first […]

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