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THEATER REVIEW: “WTC View” at 59E59th

Brian Sloan’s WTC View is a post 9/11 drama that reveals the individual traumas and experiences of New Yorkers, after the towers fell. Already produced as a film in 2005, now the show is given an airing as dramatic theater at 59E59th. (For those interested in such things, the original film starred Ugly Betty’s Michael Urie in the central role, played here by Nick Lewis. Continue reading

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Theater & Activism: The Working Theater Company’s 2011 Annual Awards Gala

The Working Theater Company’s gala evening was a breath of fresh air on a musty May evening in New York City. The speakers were eloquent and their words obviously heartfelt. The company’s dedication to providing a voice for working Americans in the theater was clearly articulated, and through a short entertainment program they displayed their working process and its results to attendees. Continue reading

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“You’re Cut Off!” Party – I Sip Champagne in NYC on VH1’s dime, and enjoy it.

“Do you want to answer our questions?” she asked, shoving an iPad in my face.
“Does it require me allowing an app permission to access my basic data? I retorted. Continue reading

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Photos from the Rally to Restore Sanity And/Or Fear, Washington D.C., 10.30.10. #rallytorestoresanity @Rally4Sanity

My photographs from the Rally to Restore Sanity, held in Washington, D.C. on Saturday October 30, 2010. Continue reading

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A Conversation about the Ground Zero Mosque #politics #911 #groundzero

The friends whose conversation I mentioned in my previous post have agreed to let me share their conversation; by reading the text in the images below, you can read their conversation.
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It’s important to remember what’s happened, and what’s happening: 9/11/2010 at Ground Zero (#9/11, #peace)

Yesterday was the 9th anniversary of 9/11. I went to Ground Zero and photographed/filmed protestors, demonstrators and the general public. In the interests of making this experience viewable to a wider public, I’ve uploaded the photographs to Flickr. Continue reading

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Life In A Day – Entering Post, or Technical Assistance Requests #lifeinaday

Yesterday, I took part in the Life In A Day project. Proposed by filmmaker Kevin MacDonald (THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND, TOUCHING THE VOID, ONE DAY IN SEPTEMBER) and executive produced by Ridley Scott (Do you really need a credits list?), asked people around the world to film their day. The next step is sending myfootage on to the filmmakers (via YouTube, which along with its parent Google, is also supporting the project). My problem is, I’ve run into some technical snags. Little help? Continue reading

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