…Stock Up

It’s starting to feel like the end of summer is rapidly approaching, which must mean it’s August. As the long days and warm nights start to wane, it seems more urgent than ever to enjoy and savor what’s left. Personally, the end of the season has me feeling nostalgic. Growing up, June through August wasn’t…

…Find a New Way of Living

The world lost a giant yesterday. You may not know Hal Prince by name, but odds are you’ve been touched by his work in some way. “Cabaret”, “Fiddler on the Roof”, “West Side Story”, “Candide”, “Company”, “Evita”, “Phantom of the Opera” — are just a few of the works he helped bring to life either…

…Land On Your Feet

Today I’m going to do something I never thought I’d do — defend “Cats” (sort of). Just to be clear, that’s “Cats” as in the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical based on “Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats” by T.S. Eliot, not cats as in felines. The felines can defend themselves. The first trailer was let…

…Start from the Bottom

This is not a drill! I repeat this is not a drill! It’s Monday, but we’ve got this. I think… Before we do anything else, let’s take a deep breath (inhale…and exhale). Now grab that coffee/tea/smoothie with a side of determination and perseverance and get to it.

…Find Some Middle Ground

Hey there and happy Fourth of July! I know it’s a holiday, but I’m hoping I can have your attention for a few seconds. I don’t know if you noticed, but there’s been a serious breakdown in communication in our country. I’m talking on all sides here. Although, I’d like to make the argument that…

…Remix

With two days until Independence Day it’s time for a rough draft rewrite. A Declaration Remix, if you will. The final days leading up to the approval of the Declaration of Independence are near and dear to my heart. Why? Well, first let’s have a quick refresher on American History 101.