Monthly Archives: October 2010

Titz N Glitz Costume Gala

Well, I never did get around to telling you about my crazy weekend packed with shows. Looks like someone beat me to it! Check out this great blog post by my friend and colleague, Caitlan Anthony of Atlantic Cirque, who … Continue reading

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Branding (Part One)

I spent hours yesterday wandering around town in the pouring rain, looking for components of a Halloween costume; so when I got home, I decided to treat myself to a long soak (with one of Karen’s fabulous matcha-eucalyptus Fizz bombs) … Continue reading

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DIY Pinup on a Budget: Seamed Garter Stockings

Got invited to a rather formal grand opening do for a friend’s salon Saturday evening, and in picking out my outfit was inspired to add a pretty lace garter belt (it matched my dress, you see). Only problem was, I … Continue reading

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Almost… done…

Sitting here half-watching What Not To Wear (oh, free-trial cable, you feed my inner sloth!  Didn’t you read the “Do not feed the dancer” signs?) and continuing to muck around with the site.  I’ve been working on it for nearly … Continue reading

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Welcome to Scarlett’s Letters

I’m Scarlett Sparks – a fire-breathin’, scissors-wieldin’, tea-drinkin’, cussin’, fightin’ stagewoman – and this is the blog area of my official website.  I try to comport myself like a lady most of the time, but sometimes one just has to … Continue reading

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More Nocturne tidbits

I spent most of my free time today messing around with blog templates and CSS, so I still can’t say too much about my whirlwind weekend, but enjoy this video clip of one of my shows: …

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Aaaargh! Web design is the devil!

I’ve been using some downtime to tinker with my blog and webpage designs, and I’m SO FRUSTRATED WITH FEEDBURNER! I managed to embed a feed of this blog in my main site’s html so that the front page will always … Continue reading

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Scarlett Sparks at Nocturne

Nocturne is a free citywide art event in Halifax. I performed with Serpentine Circus at “Redemption of the Dark Side” a circus-themed performance installation at Alderney Landing. More details and photos to follow tomorrow, when I’m not so wiped out!

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Autumn is here

Happy Thanksgiving to my fellow Canadians; happy Sunday to everyone else! Fall is getting serious out there; it’s crisp and windy (so much so that I’m – almost – a little worried about next weekend’s outdoor fire-eating gig) and time … Continue reading

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