Monthly Archives: November 2014

Fringe wrap

The New Orleans Fringe Festival is a time of much theatre and little sleep, with show schedules running until midnight followed by an “afterparty” at a different location every night of the festival. I didn’t get to see quite as many shows as I would have liked this year, because I was working the box […]

venus in fur

I was more than a little annoyed by the ending of David Ives’s Venus in Fur when I saw it last year at Southern Rep. It seemed like a gimmicky, deus-ex-machina cop-out. So when Roman Polanski’s film version showed up in my Netflix queue, I wasn’t inclined to watch. However, the film got very high […]