2015-04-02-1428008998-9768904-DangerousBeach-thumb30 Apr 2015

Dangerous Women

Vintage is sexy, vintage is cool. Rizzoli New York and its imprint Universe Publishing just brought out Snapshots of Dangerous Women by Peter J. Cohen (with Mia Fineman). Snapshots of Dangerous Women is another collection of period pics from estate sales and flea markets, this time presented as a mock photo album with thick album pages and rough-cut page edges. One could argue that some of the charming, but much-faded photographs carry the vintage quality

Iolanta combo20 Mar 2015

The Double Bill of Iolanta/ Bluebeard’s Castle at the Met

Scene4 Magazine March 2015 www.scene4.com A conceptual master stroke by Polish film and theater maker Mariusz Trelinski serves up two short operatic fairy tales back to back. Tchaikovsky’s last, little known opera Iolanta is paired with Bela Bartok’s Bluebeard’s Castle. The span of only two decades separates the two compositions, but there could hardly be a bigger clash between two centuries and their radically different views of love. On the one side, a 19th century

THE OLD WOMAN2 Dec 2014

BARYSHNIKOV AND DAFOE IN ROBERT WILSON’S THE OLD WOMAN

Two super stars of the stage -- ballet icon Mikhail Baryshnikov and actor Willem Dafoe-- in a fantastical, almost two-hour pas de deux, performed under the direction of gay theater genius Robert Wilson ( Einstein on the Beach). In black tie, with clownish Dada faces and pomaded wigs that make them look like schwul hairdressers in a 19th century picture book (think of "Struwwelpeter"). They are almost identical in their motion perfection, exchangeable marionettes running,

bannerpromoradiocw41129 Nov 2014

FEATURED ON DEE JAE COX RADIO SHOW- KPTR 1450AM!

  Who: Renate Stendhal featured on Calfornia Woman 411 Radio Show via KPTR 1450AM. What: Interview discussing the book, Lesbian Marriage: A Love & Sex Forever Kit. When: November 29, 10:00am-11:00am PST Where: www.kptr1450.com Why: Join Renate Stendhal as she discusses everything to do with the award-winning book, Lesbian Marriage: A Love & Sex Forever Kit, and the talk gets very progressive on KPTR 1450AM. See you

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WRITING TOGETHER AS A COUPLE

Kim Chernin and Renate Stendhal have co-authored three books in the course of their cross-cultural relationship of twenty-eight years. The authors, who are also relationship experts, continue their pioneering work on women and sex. In their most recent collaboration, Lesbian Marriage: A Love & Sex Forever Kit, they are sharing their own experience as well as that of friends and clients. They are now a married couple.  Read the entire article by clicking