Life Peak Experiences and Collaboration

I promise, this isn’t going to turn into The Traveling Light Blog. Really, it isn’t.  I really do have other things to write about besides this. But, when life hands you Good Collaboration, you shout it from the mountaintops as much as possible, as well as wrap it up in cool cotton blankets and feedContinue reading “Life Peak Experiences and Collaboration”

We’re looking for theater artists.

We’re trying to find designers to work on Traveling Light.  Here are the details. Liam’s Sofa Cushion Fortress presents the Philadelphia premiere of  “Traveling Light” by Lindsay Harris Friel, directed by Liam Castellan. Load-in is Monday, September 2, and performances are 9/6 through 9/14, in the Skybox at the Adrienne. 1967 London: the “Summer of Love”. Playwright Joe Orton confronts Beatles manager Brian Epstein lateContinue reading “We’re looking for theater artists.”

A Midsummer Night’s Dreamers

Traveling Light makes its Philadelphia premiere this September in the Philly Fringe.   Once upon a time there was a young man who heard some really beautiful music. He’d dedicated his whole life to aesthetic pursuits, but when he went down into a dark cavern and heard the beat and the harmony, he knew heContinue reading “A Midsummer Night’s Dreamers”

Good things, small packages

I’m very happy to say that I’m part of the Philadelphia Installment of the One-Minute Play Festival.    It’s exactly what you think: an evening of short plays, all of them one minute or less, a highly concentrated, haiku-esque dose of solid theatre.  Creator Dominic D’Andrea has been making this happen in cities around the country,Continue reading “Good things, small packages”

Summer 2012 Review

Recently I was introduced to the Tumblr, whatshouldwecallplaywrights.tumblr.com, which made me laugh so hard that my core muscles ached, and I have to thank its creators for giving me a workout.  If you are not a playwright, you’ll find it funny, at least for the pop-culture references. if you are any kind of a writer,Continue reading “Summer 2012 Review”

There’s no such thing as “between projects.”

After over a year of [almost] weekly blog posts, Vince and I took a few months off. This wasn’t on purpose.  We had some other things suck up our time and energy, most notably: 1) Quitting smoking. I’m sure there will be a future, detailed post about this work in progress.  Suffice it to sayContinue reading “There’s no such thing as “between projects.””