NYU Playwriting I Starts 6/1

If you’re spending summer in NYC consider my 8-week, non-evaluative summer course.  This lecture and workshop class in dramatic writing and theatre history covers the exact same content I teach to undergrads in a 3-credit, full semester course. You’ll write a lot, you’ll learn a lot, you’ll have fun. Click to learn more and enroll. Operators are totally standing by.

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If you’re spending summer in NYC consider my 8-week, non-evaluative summer course.  This lecture and workshop class in dramatic writing and theatre history covers the exact same content I teach to undergrads in a 3-credit, full semester course. You’ll write a lot, you’ll learn a lot, you’ll have fun. Click to learn more and enroll. Operators are totally standing by.

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Night of the 13th of May

I really need a smartphone but in the meantime here’s some bad cell phone footage of Al Stewart and Dave Nachmanoff, both of them astounding guitar virtuosi, at Michael “Knitting Factory” Dorf’s City Winery last night.  Scottsman Al Stewart (Time Passages, Year of the Cat, oh but there’s so much more to this brilliant songwriter) is holding his own at 64,  still an unbelievable guitar player with

I really need a smartphone but in the meantime here’s some bad cell phone footage of Al Stewart and Dave Nachmanoff, both of them astounding guitar virtuosi, at Michael “Knitting Factory” Dorf’s City Winery last night.  Scottsman Al Stewart (Time Passages, Year of the Cat, oh but there’s so much more to this brilliant songwriter) is holding his own at 64,  still an unbelievable guitar player with a boyish, elfin voice that sounds exactly like it did 40 years ago. He’s also a hilarious, energetic wisecracker who chews up the stage, and a high end wine dealer when he’s not on tour.  Who knew?

I’m not the kind to live in the past
The years run too short and the days too fast
The things you lean on are the things that don’t last

Hear the echoes and feel yourself starting to turn
Don’t know why you should feel
That there’s something to learn
It’s just a game that you play