Tag Archives: acting

The Newsroom And Politics

I don’t normally write about politics, but the new HBO series The Newsroom has me thinking about our recent history and just what politics entails.  The show was created by Aaron Sorkin of The West Wing fame.  I never watched … Continue reading

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Beam Me Up Scotty!

My last stop before leaving St. Louis was The Science Center where the traveling Star Trek Exhibit was located.  Unfortunately for you and I, taking photos was not allowed inside the exhibit.  I thought about sneaking some anyway, but: 1.  I’m really slow with … Continue reading

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Oh What A Night!

The Gold Statues have been handed to the winners.  The Red Carpet has been trampled and now the media is recapping the event, but something is missing. Reverend Mother Dolores Hart is missing from the morning newsfeed.  Don’t misunderstand I think that … Continue reading

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The “N” Factor

What do Nathan Fillion, “Weird” Al Yankovic, Simon Pegg, Chris Hardwick and millions of people have in common?  They’re NERDS!  Once upon a time “nerds” were uncool, and except for the Revenge of the Nerds movies no one even considered … Continue reading

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The Play’s The Thing

I went to see a local theater production this past Saturday night and it was fantastic.  It was written by a local scribe and produced and acted by local residents. It seemed somewhat surreal to be back in a theater because … Continue reading

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If I Really Were A Witch…

Boy oh boy, what I could accomplish if I really were a witch.  The first thing I would do would be CALM myself down!  I know you think that sounds silly, but I’m preparing to embark on the adventure of … Continue reading

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Theater — Ordinary Rules Do Not Apply…

This blog title is quoted from one of my favorite movies: Bigger Than The Sky.  It’s the story of a shy, enigmatic man who blossoms after joining the cast of the local theater production of Cyrano de Bergerac.  One of … Continue reading

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