St. Petersburg, Russia – Day 2

Stage Manager’s Log M.S. Prinsendam Friday, June 30, 2006 St. Petersburg, Russia – Day 2 Today was a much better day. We moved rehearsal up to 1030 so that we all could have time to get off the ship. After rehearsal, Elena, the pianist who is performing...

St. Petersburg, Russia – Day 1

Stage Manager’s Log M.S. Prinsendam Thursday, June 29, 2006 St. Petersburg, Russia – Day 1 Well, I am stuck on the ship today so I guess I will make the best of it. We had a raft drill this morning, and the makeup traffic director’s training pretty...

Helsinki, Finland

Stage Manager’s Log M.S. Prinsendam Wednesday, June 28, 2006 Helsinki, Finland So today I was up, barley coherent to see the Chief Officer at 0600. Basically he said that they were not happy that people missed the meeting and that we were going to have another...

Visby, Gotland, Sweeden

Stage Manager’s Log M.S. Prinsendam Tuesday, June 27, 2006 Visby, Gotland, Sweeden Well today we were only in port for the morning, and it was a tender pot as well. We also had rehearsal in the morning for Sally Jones, the evening’s performer. So, needless...

Rønne, Bornholm, Denmark

Stage Manager’s Log M.S. Prinsendam Monday, June 26, 2006 Rønne, Bornholm, Denmark Today I could have slept in, but I had plans to go out with some of the cruise staff around 1030. After we got off the ship we saw a bike rental place where we each picked up...