Jun 302015

Going to the Delacorte Theater to see Shakespeare in the Park is among my favorite performance events every summer. Last week I took my sweetheart Shelley to see The Tempest starring Sam Waterston, and we were certainly impressed. The Tempest is one of Shakespeare’s best plays, and if you doubt such a statement, I refer […]

Jun 162015

At the beginning of last week, the National Endowment for the Arts announced the recipients of the 2015 National Heritage Fellowships. Included in the list is none other than the spectacular Dolly Jacobs. Dolly is a long-time friend from past seasons of the Big Apple Circus. Her father was the legendary clown Lou Jacobs, but […]