To inaugurate In Bed with Art (where would you rather be?), I interview aerialist Christine Van Loo, seven-time National Acro gymnast champ and Olympic Hall of Famer (www.christinevanloo.com), and songwriter Jonathon Conant, past President of Trapeze School New York, which he co-founded and expanded to locations in D.C., Santa Monica, Chicago, and Boston (www.jonathonconant.com). I […]Read more "Interview – High Fliers: The Aerialist and The Entrepreneur"
Just saw Love and Other Drugs. It’s a not terrible film, and kind of enjoyable, as much of it focuses on really attractive stars in their physical and professional prime engaging in hot, uncommitted sex. It’s a cross between 91/2 weeks or Last Tango for emotionally challenged Gen Z-ers, and a new millennium take on sad […]Read more "Script Snap: Film and Other Drugs"
I rented Marie and Bruce, a film starring Julianne Moore, Matthew Broderick and a gaggle of New York (real) actors. I sometimes bulk up my Netflix cue with a series of films featuring an actor or director whose work I admire, a strategy which has led to some obscure treats. My Vera Farmiga festival yielded […]Read more "Script Snap: When Bad Movies Happen to Good Actors"