All Hail, Our Lady

Whenever I go through a difficult time, I run in the direction of my old tried and true respite. No, not chicken soup, and yes, sometimes white wine. But in truth; volunteerism. This usually has me taking on the form of some sort of child-wrangling instructor. In this case, for nearly a year I’ve been […]

Cast Soirée

And that’s a wrap. After completion of filming Lady Windemere’s Fan, I decided to return to my love of hosting parties and plan a Cast Party for the team. It was thought to be a warm up for the revamping of Confluence, a dinner/art immersion that I used to plan a few years back. This […]

School is back in Session

I always looked forward to this time of year. As the days get shorter, the nights a little cooler, across the world, young people are preparing to return to school. New highlighters, new folders, new friends. It was always a time of great anticipation for me, as it meant returning to the stage and the […]

Culturing

I have been to quite a lot of theater this year. This doesn’t even include everything I’ve seen. Next up, is Waiting for Godot. Here is a little run down of the last two months. Clybourne Park Albert Herring – **Janis Kelly was the nicest AirBnb guest I have ever hosted. The Past is a […]

Not About Logic

The Fall Ready-to-wear Runways had two thematic elements that kept popping out at me.  One, being a dramatic, Gothic tone that created a woman who lives much in herself – a sort of Victorian and film noir goddess.  Almost every show used black as it’s main “color”, even acting as the reinforcement to bright red, […]

Confluence III

This past Saturday, we held our third Confluence event.  We designed the piece around the concept of an educational class on the Seven Deadly Sins.  Part lecture, part gustatory laboratory, the participants were led through a seven-course meal, each course responding to a particular Deadly Sin.  We did not indicate which sin was attributed to […]