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New Year's Message: The Greatest Offense

I’ll admit it: I have committed the greatest offense of them all. And I did so willingly and gladly. Many, many times.  It’s an offense, indeed, that is the primary purpose of this blog. 476 more words

Culture

THE FUTURE WENT ON TRIAL AND LOST

INHERIT THE WIND AND THE SCOPES TRIAL

On this day as I write this, Alabama made us smile. I never thought I could say that, but it happened. 341 more words

American History

Day thirty-six – Filling the void Part 4

As busy as I was trying to figure out how the hell I was going to cast and stage Inherit the Wind, the panto must go on. 2,665 more words

SFSS Challenge

Day thirty-four – Filling the void Part 3

Some noteworthy things happened over the summer of 2013.

At the wrap party for the one-act plays in the spring, Donna (who’d been in one of the other plays) and I told one another in the most luvvy way how fabulous we’d each been. 1,223 more words

SFSS Challenge

Oldtime religion under the stagelights

A couple of years ago, I was in a production of “Inherit the Wind” at Villagers Theatre.

The play is a theater staple, portraying a fictitious account of the Scopes Monkey Trial. 293 more words

Religion

Summer Under the Stars: Gene Kelly in Inherit the Wind (1960) 

Somewhere along the way, I fell in love with Gene Kelly. I, who had been courted by Fred Astaire, found my loyalties shifting. Yes, I can and do love both. 645 more words