Take it easy, but take it.

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(Photo by trustynick via creative commons/flickr and storycorps.) Sometimes, when I think about my years in Chicago, I have bittersweet memories…but when I think of Studs Terkel and the life he lived, and the way he was Chicago, I can’t help but feel grateful that I once lived in the same place as that amazing man. He wanted his epitaph …

Putting it together…

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The title of one of my favourite Sondheim songs (from Sunday in the Park with George) seems fitting for this post. The days are rolling forward, and we’re getting closer to the premiere of Jerome: The Historical Spectacle. It’s been an incredible gift to be able to participate in the process of mounting the production and to witness the creativity …

feeeeeed me…

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As a youngest child, I was a notorious brat. These days, I like to think of myself as a low – maintenance kind of person. I’m not allergic to much of anything, and aside from my hatred of mayonnaise, my appetite is easy to please. (I’m sorry, but mayo is NOT a substitute for sour cream. Never has been, never …