October 2013

Theater Jerk Comics Section

The latest round-up of theater-themed strips, mined from the awesome sites www.gocomics.com and www.dailyink.com. Subscribe to these fine syndicated comics purveyors. They both now have smart phone apps as well […]

National Theatre Live brings out your dead

A slew of National Theatre Live screenings at Connecticut arts venues this month, with markedly morbid themes. Ridgefield Playhouse and Fairfield University’s Quick Center both offer the series, which emanates, […]

Pipa Part Two

Not exactly a theater story, but it bears mentioning here. At June’s International Festival of Arts & Ideas, I was the first to write the full story of how the […]

Big Hairy Deal

I’m a silent film fan, and get a lot of rare flicks on DVD from the hardy and reliable archivists at Grapevine Video. Grapevine’s list of “new” releases for October […]