Archive | January, 2014

Violet starts its 2014 comeback with likeable production at Ford’s

Our ArtHouse group was fortunate to be at the opening performance of Violet last night at Ford’s Theatre. Director Jeff Calhoun, who was nominated for a Tony in 2012 for Newsies, has pulled together a coherent, lush and moving production featuring lots of local talent.  Great to see Erin Driscoll and James Gardiner in something […]

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My Top 11 (or so) Films for 2013

Top 10 lists are never easy – so let’s do a top 11. The tendency is to forget about films from earlier in the year and then how do you compare an obscure foreign film to something like 12 Years a Slave.  But I hope I can get some Comments going so let me give […]

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