Aside from Dapper Cadavers, what else does Dapper Cadaver have?

As many may already know, Dapper Cadaver is the perfect stop for everything dead, almost dead, formerly dead, or looks like it can make you dead. What many don’t realize is that they have other specialties too! A recent addition is their separate entity Creatures & Cultures. The items offered under that arm could be […]

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Cinderella (2015) – Disney’s Recent Live Action Retelling Doesn’t Hold Back

I recently went to see the most recent Cinderella (and only slightly grudgingly). It was hard to believe the movie could be made again and still keep the audience enthralled. When I came out of that movie pleasantly surprised I found I had a lot of questions. How much of this “live-action” was computer generated; […]

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PCPA Hosts USITT Mini-Conference

I want to send out a special thank you to Brian Reed, Tim Hogan, Jeff Allen, Mike Dempsey, Libby Appel, and the students of Allan Hancock College for this year’s California USITT mini-conference. The afternoon started off with an inspiring speech by Libby Appel who made the convincing argument not just of the need for […]

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Eclectic/Encore Props

I was curious if there were any “One Stop Shop” prop houses around the Manhattan area and was pleasantly surprised to find one in Eclectic Encore Props. Suri is, to say the least, on top of it. Upon entering I was immediately greeted by two very pink full suits of armor. This would be a […]

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Arenson Prop Center

Arenson Prop Center was the first prop house with quite a bit of space I encountered in New York. By that I mean they managed to have a fairly large inventory while still being in Manhattan (a feat for anyone really). Filled to the brim with desks, chairs (from desk chairs to airport seating and […]

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Manhattan Wardrobe Supply

Well lit, well stocked, and staffed with helpful and enthusiastic employees, Manhattan Wardrobe Supply would have been Mama Bear’s choice when it comes to wardrobe expendables because it’s just right. This is the perfect stop for a costumers needs. Sewing supplies, shoe supplies, make up supplies, even clothing distressing products and laundry supplies. Walking around […]

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american foliage & Design Group, Inc

I was curious to see how Greens were handled in New York considering the significantly different weather conditions (not to mention lack of outdoor space in the city) compared to Los Angeles. American Foliage was a great spot to have my questions answered. The first thing I noticed upon entering American Foliage is that most […]

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New York Prop Houses

I had an opportunity to travel to New York a couple of weeks ago and see what there is to see on the other side. I was pleasantly surprised to find there were some solid sources over there. There was an interesting greens place in Manhattan called American Foliage, a fully stocked wardrobe expendables store […]

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We’re on Facebook!

Debbies Book has launched it’s new Facebook Page! Come check us out and Like our page. We’ve also taken full advantage of the new Timeline feature to give you, our valued user, a chance to understand the history of Debbies Book. On our Facebook page we will also announce new changes and features to the […]

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