Tag Archives: New York

The Return of Newsday Tuesday

Here we are, launching into a new school year.  Isn’t it funny that when you’re a teacher (or a student) “this year” means from the end of August to about May?  Doesn’t matter that we’ll be transitioning from 2012 to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Return of Combat Chicky

Last April I blogged about my experience taking two three-hour workshops in stage combat. If you’ll remember, at the end of that blogpost I wrote: “Our weekend of stage combat was a blast, which is a good thing since Jonathan … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Newsday Tuesday: Where Can I See Plays Written by Women?

I think it’s about time we not only hear about women playwrights, but actually GO AND SEE plays written by women playwrights, don’t you? So here is my “short” list of where you can see some plays written by women … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Views and Reviews: EURYDICE by Sarah Ruhl

I can’t get Sarah Ruhl out of my head. Maybe you’re sick of her by now; too bad.  😉  Today I offer you a review of my favorite of Ruhl’s plays (and one of my favorite plays of all time), Eurydice. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Views and Reviews: THE SYRINGA TREE

My interview with Laurie McCants has me thinking about one-woman shows today, more specifically, a one-woman show that made up one of the best theatrical experiences of my life. South African playwright Pamela Gien scripted The Syringa Tree from the viewpoint … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments