The Queen of Snark

It’s Dorothy Parker’s birthday today, queen of all things satirical in the 20s. During my junior year of college, I had the pleasure of directing Ms. Parker’s Here We Are as a one-act. The short story, which was originally written for Cosmopolitan Magazine in 1931 is written entirely as dialogue. It features just two characters, He and...

The Great and Powerful

Yesterday, as happens every few months, I spent over twelve hours in the basement of the local community center. This is because every couple of months the community theatre I referenced the other day holds auditions for its new production. In yesterday’s case, we were auditioning youth and young adults for The Wizard of Oz. As...

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