What Would Walt Whitman Say?
What Would Walt Whitman Say? by Michael Kearns MichaelKearnsWriter.com Visiting my hometown of St. Louis, the weather is downright manic-depressive, fluctuating from bitter cold to lapses of joyous sunshine. Perhaps these contradictory conditions speak to the extremes of my state … Continue reading →
Gay Theater Veteran Looks at Sex on Celebration Theatre’s Boards
When Mart Crowley’s landmark play, “The Boys In The Band” played Off Broadway in 1969, half of the cast members were considered “mentally ill or sick” because of their offstage lives, complicated by their onstage lives in which they played … Continue reading →
Theater in the Time of Pandemic
It’s been quite a horrendous year without live performance. Theater which we took for granted, especially in cities like New York and Los Angeles, was gone. In a twinkling, it was gone, and show folk were silenced, and, at best, … Continue reading →