Martha Hannah asking question at Austin Network Mixer May 2017 (3)
Acting - Performing

QUICKSAND

It was evening, the lights low, the room packed with tables and heavy chairs, booths in the back. Like most party rooms in restaurants located smack on interstate access roads, […]

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Acting - Performing

REPRESENTIN’ AT TX FILM LOBBY DAY

Standing up! Off I went to Texas Moving Image Industry Lobby Day this past Thursday at the Texas Capitol in Austin. To meet with Texas Representatives or rather, their assistants […]

The Crowd, 1980 Willie Nelson 4th of July Picnic, photo by Martha Hannah-1. 72 dpi
Austin

1st PICNIC

My first Willie Nelson 4th of July Picnic was a lifetime ago. The heat was sizzling and the crowd, a mere 60,000, thick and wild. Girlfriend road trip and all […]

The Son Open Casting Call, Sally Allen behind Camera, May 2016 (3)
Acting - Performing

CORSETS & CATTLE CALLS

First time for me in a corset. Going for the 1880’s look. Now I know why they had Fainting Couches. It’s a whole different set of engineering, even if you’re […]

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Acting - Performing

NETWORK THAT FAME

Early Saturday morning, I’m off to UT campus to stand in a long line on the sidewalk outside Blanton Museum. Unusually chilly for an Austin April morning, some waiting in […]

Brian Bogart, Banter With Bogart, Austin Ale House, March 2016
Acting - Performing

STAND-UP

Down on 6th Street recently, Larry and I dropped in at Austin Ale House to catch the newest stand-up comedy show in Austin, Banter with Bogart. The location’s perfect, the food […]

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Texas

GHOST IN OUR ROOM MAGNOLIA HOTEL

Being touched by unseen hands and seeing things moving on their own have always been a little creepy to me. Pretending I simply don’t see them or feel them has […]