Category Archives: Performance art

New stories for the AJC

I’ve recently written some new stories for the AJC. I previewed the Atlanta Black Theater Festival, reviewed ASO Music Director Robert Spano’s collaboration with Atlanta dance company gloATL, previewed the 2016-17 Atlanta Opera season, profiled innovative theater-maker Greg Wohead and … Continue reading

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Preview of “OneAnother”

I previewed Atlanta choreographer Blake Beckham’s new show OneAnother, which is one of the first evening-length works created at her unique shared dance studio space, the Work Room. Check it out in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Catching up

Early summer was a busy time for me, and I didn’t have as much time to post on this blog as I would have liked. Here are some of the stories I worked on during that time: For the Atlanta … Continue reading

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Review of “Sleeping Beauty”

It’s not unusual to see families at the Center for Puppetry Arts. Seeing them onstage together, however, is a far rarer thing. Check out my review of Sleeping Beauty on ArtsATL.

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Summer 2016

I’ve been a bit remiss about posting on this blog lately. It’s been a crazy summer, as I’m sure you’re well aware. On top of it all, my laptop died a couple months back, so it’s been a little tough … Continue reading

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March Madness

I’m so glad spring is finally here! The end of winter kept me busy. I previewed and reviewed the Atlanta Opera’s production of The Pirates of Penzance for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. I previewed the Rialto’s Off the Edge dance festival … Continue reading

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Review of Atlanta Opera’s “Soldier Songs”

Check out my AJC review of the Atlanta Opera’s production of David T. Little’s Soldier Songs running at the Rialto Center for the Arts through November 15.

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Atlanta Opera’s “Winter Journey” preview in the AJC

I previewed the Atlanta Opera’s Winter Journey, an inventive new production that adds visual projections to Franz Schubert’s famous 24-song cycle Winterreise.  Read it online or catch it in print in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution on September 10.

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Honey, You Know Where to Find Me

I’m usually writing arts stories, but this time, for a change, I’m in them. ArtsATL has a story about its critics that includes an update about my participation in the National Critics Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford, … Continue reading

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More May reviews

I’ve recently reviewed The Whale at Actors’ Express and the Tanz Farm presentation of Israeli choreographers Niv Sheinfeld and Oren Laor’s Ship of Fools.

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