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Journal Entry: "Hot Date"

Journal entry, 4/21/15: Earlier today Mr. Cornwall observed Justice Minotaur on a first date with a woman named Dr. Tandy Buttercup (it is not clear if “Dr.” is part of her given name or reflects a degree she has earned). 745 more words

Funny Writing

The Gamer's Guide to Writing #4: Final Fantasy IX: The Princess and the Play

Welcome back to the Gamer’s Guide to Writing!  Previously, we discovered that Tantalus, a gang of thieves, were hatching a plot to kidnap princess Garnet disguised as a troop of actors.  652 more words

Gamer's Guide To Writing

Mise en abyme

Mise en abyme is a French term derived from heraldry referring to the practice of placing an image of a small shield on a larger shield. 206 more words

Progrep 11: Parenthetical Play-within-a-Story

I have a play-within-a-play in my novel (or, more properly, the characters are putting on a play).  The play isn’t central to the action (I originally inserted it in order to give the characters an excuse to gather regularly), so I hadn’t thought much about its content until now. 95 more words


Dueling appraisals of "Kiss Me, Kate" at Barrington Stage Company

Month-long run of Kiss Me, Kate opens at Boyd-Quinson MainStage
Theatre Review by Gail M. Burns and Roseann Cane

Gail M. Burns: Kiss Me, Kate… 1,212 more words


REVIEW: La Mama Theatre Presents THE PLAY'S THE THING

The Bard has a lot to answer for

By Beth Cregan

Take one young, intense actor (Louise O’Dwyer) totally committed to perfecting her craft (she’s earnest in that ‘bring own thermos of tea and sandwiches’ kind of way!) Add an experienced, caffeine-powered matriarch ( 317 more words

Whats On


“Are you absolutely sure you want to do The Last Visibile Dog tonight?”, said Mrs. Crow.

“Sure, I’m sure”, said Crow.  It’s the hottest thing we’ve got.  45 more words

Satan & Megastar