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Adventures in Vlogging: Educating Rita

September 18, 2017


I directed Educating Rita for the Ottawa Little Theatre. I made a number of short video updates ("vlogs") during the rehearsal process. You can watch them in this post.  

Knight of Cups: A Moving Picture of Now

April 11, 2016


Knight of Cups is at its best, I think, when it focuses instead on crafting a vision of what a life might be like unencumbered by the human all-too-human parts of our brain that insists on turning everything into a story.

Comedy is Activism: The Daily Show and Its Duty to Be Funny

January 21, 2015


Whether Stewart wants to admit or not, for as long as there have been jesters poking fun at kings, the best comedy has always been a form of activism.