Grease!

The Girl Child has been in rehearsals as Sandy for Grease for several weeks now and it finally opened on Friday! So, this past Saturday, I got to shoot the play to make a keepsake disk for family and friends and anyone else who would like to buy one as a remembrance of a great production! It was a challenging shoot, considering I was limited to my movements and the lighting was just what you would expect. But, I’m going to share a few of my favorite shots here! (And, if you are in St. Louis, check out MHS Theatre to buy tickets for one of the four remaining performances this weekend! It’s a fantastic show!)

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And some of my best shots of The Girl Child herself: 

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She sewed that top herself. LOL Multi-talented, she is. Honestly, I could not be more proud of her. She works her butt off at her craft and it shows. She never fails to give 110% to every performance, from the lead in Grease to the small roll she had in the summer community theater – no roll is unworthy of her best efforts. She’s a talent and I’m not saying that just because I’m her mom and I love her (even though I am and I do. LOL)

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Zooming in from the back row, with no light, no flash, and stuck in one seat is a nice little photography challenge, believe you me. All in all, I thought this one came out pretty decent.
 

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This is one of my daughter’s favorites from the shoot.

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And, of course, it’s not Grease without Greased Lightening!

This is just a fraction of the shots I’ve got for the disk, so if you were in the area and saw the play, swing by the lobby and pick up a copy. I can’t say enough how fantastic this production is! If you haven’t seen it and you have a chance to this weekend, come check it out! You won’t be sorry! 

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