February 8, 2010

Happy birthday, Gertie!

My blog continues at She is turning 136 this year in her very own ageless way. And here is the mythical birth as told in […]
February 2, 2010

Fire and Ice: The Formidable new Carmen at the Met

Elina Garanca and Roberto Alagna in a new Met production, simulcast live in HD  
December 1, 2009

Suzanne Farrell Ballet at Cal Performances

Read my report at:  
November 20, 2009

Why Do Something If It Can Be Done: Quoting Gertrude Stein # 15

A rose is a rose by any other name… When I researched Stein photographs and texts for my photobiography I happened upon the man who created […]
November 3, 2009

Gertrude Stein Blog: follow the link!

I am  relaunching my photobiography of Gertrude Stein with a blog on She Writes: “Why Do Something If It Can Be Done: Quoting Gertrude Stein”: […]
November 2, 2009

Luc Bondy vs Zefirelli At The Met

Was the great Karita Mattila miscast in the role of Tosca? Read the review  
November 1, 2009

Report from a Trip Home: A Discovery in Germany

Article at  
September 1, 2009

Portrait of Sculptor Louise Bourgeois

My portrait of the provocative artist has appeared in print, in the Arts and Culture section of Four Seasons Magazine, Issue 3, 2009, titled “Spider Woman”. […]
September 1, 2009

Homage to the late Pina Bausch

My memories of the great creator of dance theater in Germany go back to my school days. I saw her still dancing in “The Green Table” […]
August 14, 2009

Culture Witness: Brave New Met

Review of the beautiful Anna in Verdi’s “La Traviata” (staged by Marta Domingo)  at Is Anna Netrebko the new ultimate Violetta Verdy? Article link Anna […]