A Performance First (not tragic)

Discussion in 'Studio & Stage' started by jak3af3r, Jul 24, 2018.

  1. jak3af3r

    jak3af3r New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 16, 2018
    Messages:
    31
    Likes Received:
    47
    Last night I'm finished with an acoustic set and I overheard the venue's production manager get called to the door because someone wanted to see him.

    My break ends and I'm walking to the stage and have a flashlight immediately in my face and hear "that's the guitar player." Well I'm beyond confused knowing I haven't done anything illegal. Maybe it's the new stagehands they were talking about...

    Nope. I was introduced to two interpreters. And the rest of the night I had a person interpreting music to deaf people in the audience .

    It was bizarre. It was new. And it was so entertaining, I don't think I've ever had so much fun on a stage.
     
  2. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2012
    Messages:
    7,660
    Likes Received:
    4,857
    That is pretty interesting.
    I can’t imagine how to interpret music for the deaf.
     
    11top likes this.
  3. dmatthews

    dmatthews Dave's not here...

    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2012
    Messages:
    2,491
    Likes Received:
    2,465
    Absolutely! Any video of this? I am intrigued.
     
  4. jak3af3r

    jak3af3r New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 16, 2018
    Messages:
    31
    Likes Received:
    47
    I'll dig around and see if I can find some. I know I don't personally have any. If nothing else I'll try and find a similar video. Although some from my show would be cool because I had my McCarty.
     
  5. jak3af3r

    jak3af3r New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 16, 2018
    Messages:
    31
    Likes Received:
    47
  6. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

    Joined:
    Jan 21, 2015
    Messages:
    11,943
    Likes Received:
    11,746
    Pretty cool! I saw something similar on the Robin Williams documentary that's showing on HBO now. He had an interpreter at one of his comedy shows. He didn't appear to know that was going to happen. Man, did he have some fun saying dirty stuff so he could watch the guy sign it.
     
    [email protected] likes this.

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice