Saturday, April 9, 2011

F is for Friendship

Friendships in theater take on a different life. Rather than just friends you become more like a family, well at least that is how it was with the group I was involved in. We cared about each other and were there for each other no matter what. We dragged each other to auditions, we helped wipe away the tears over lost parts, celebrated open and closing shows at the local eatery (in our case it was a Red Robin's)

With the rise of Facebook many of those friendships have been rekindled. We are all grown and most of us are married and have families now. The building we called our theatrical home has been demolished for a soccer field. But the memories of those friendships and the life lessons we learned from those days will live with us for a long long time.







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4 comments:

Snakesmom said...

I really like how you wrote this "friendship" post, great job! Looking forward to see G-Z!

Monica said...

Friendship is a great word for this post, and very well done! Found you from the A-Z Challenge, I’m now following you on GFC and I hope you have a chance to check out my blog!
Monica
http://oldermommystillyummy.blogspot.com/

Bluebell Books said...

wise choice.

Jeffrey Beesler said...

For all of the criticism of FB, the one good thing about it is that it has allowed old friends to find each other and help them keep updated in each other's lives.

Pleased to meet you via the A-Z Challenge!