I produced this behind the scenes look at the creation of Ballet Austin's upcoming production of The Magic Flute. To say that it's ambitious of them to take on this opera is an understatement. With the backing of the Austin Symphony and the aid of giant shadow puppets, Stephen Mills and company have turned an 18th century Mozart masterpiece into →
I've always loved cooking shows. I used to watch Julia Child and Jacques Pépin on PBS when I was a kid. When I was in high school, my then girlfriend (now wife) used to watch rising stars like Emeril Lagasse and Ming Tsai on the Food Network after school. And now, I can't seem to go a →
Ballet Austin hired me to create a short promotional video in the run up to their 48th annual production of The Nutcracker. If you dance ballet as an adult, then chances are you've been dancing in The Nutcracker for most of your life. This behind-the-scenes look into the production includes interviews with dancers at all levels of their career -- →
I'm very happy to announce that I'm going to shoot and edit video for Ballet Austin's season opening performances of Carmina Burana & Kai. I hear that tickets are still available for the shows, which run from September 24 - 26. Description from Ballet Austin's website: Inspired by the forbidden desires of 13th century monks, Carmina Burana is a tale revealed through their →
I was up late this past Friday night, and flipped on the TV looking for something to entertain me for a little while before I hit the sack. I was expecting the usual late night fare of kitchen-gadget infomercials, so I was pleasantly surprised when I landed on KLRU-TV and saw they were rerunning an episode of Austin City Limits →
Jon and Connolly (known collectively - and quite adorably - as "Jonnolly") had a beautiful wedding on June 19, 2010 and I was fortunate enough to record it for them. In addition to their ceremony and reception videos, I edited together a Cinematic Trailer of their special day.