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Ten Days Out… and its getting TOO DARN HOT!

So remember the time I got really bored and decided to do something crazy?  And no, I’m not referring to My Great Date Experiment.  I’m referring to my other “it seemed like a good idea at the time” project: the production of an all-women, all-tap revue for the Philadelphia Live Arts/Fringe Festival, complete with live music and an all-star line-up of professional dancers. Too Darn Hot will make its debut in exactly ten days.  Am I stressed?  Oh no.  Not stressed—suicidal, to be precise.  Those of you who’ve been following the show’s development over at our official blog know that my partner in crime and I have built this entire show from the ground up, literally. Having never worked together before, we’ve also had our share of artistic differences (not to mention administrative differences) and although I’m no stranger to choreography, performance and costuming (all of which I’m doing for the revue) I’ve never actually produced a show before.  Unless of course you count the “Nutcracker Extravaganza” I orchestrated for my preschool students last December, …