I’ve just finished Year of the King, by Antony Sher. It’s his diary/sketchbook from the year when he was working on Richard III at the Royal Shakespeare Company. It’s been on my […]
I’ve been thinking for a while about how everyone who sees me with my kids has exactly the same comment, which is that I don’t ever flip out at them or […]
My being a professional theaterist has made my children, perhaps, a bit weirder than they would otherwise be. The good news is that Silas, at least, has a firm grasp […]
A few days ago, I posted this question to my facebook wall: So, I have a question about race-blind casting. I don’t have any ulterior motives here. This is not […]
Google search: What does “Sweet Caroline” have to do with Fenway Park? Hoped-for answers: Neil Diamond wrote the song to honor under-cover cross-dressing lady ball player Caroline O’Toole, shortstop. For […]
She’s getting ready to play Pistol. What do we think? Yes? Cutest Henry V ever?
I have a confession to make: When the worship committee at my church asks me to direct a skit for the service, I cringe inside. I say yes, of course, […]
So, I’ve decided to do these updates quarterly, more or less, and to make them about the whole family, not just Silas. That said, I know what you all want […]