Saturday, January 29, 2022

Exponential Festival 2022

The Exponential Festival went digital this year, and I watched seven of the shows (the fest concludes on Monday). It was a discombobulating experience, which is reflected in my account for The New York Times.

Five sci-fi movies for January

The latest batch of under-the-radar science-fiction movies is out, and the timing is perfect: it's snowy and cold in NYC — cue up some flicks! Click here for the list.

Friday, January 21, 2022

Ricky Ian Gordon

Two composers have two operas running in January: Puccini and Ricky Ian Gordon. I wrote about the latter for the Times. Thataway for the profile. 

Conrad Ricamora

I've long been a fan of Conrad Ricamora's, having enjoyed his performances in shows as stylistically diverse as Here Lies Love, The King and I and Soft Power. I was psyched to talk to him as he takes on Seymour in Little Shop of Horrors. Click here for the profile.

Tuesday, January 04, 2022

Witcher mood board

It was super-fun to chat with showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich about some of the inspirations behind the Netflix series The Witcher! Read on here.