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And now…

…for something completely different. [ Javascript required to view QuickTime movie, please turn it on and refresh this page ] Accompanying “What a Wonderful Bird the Frog Are,” by Dale Lyles, and performing with the Masterworks Chorale (May 30, 2008) as the Percussive in Nature Performance Corps of the Lacuna Group are Marc Honea, Jeff […]

No Dead Artists

In the midst of my daily reading, I noticed a link reading “Artists who died in 2007”. Given recent debates on the subject of art, I gleefully clicked away hoping to find more grist for the mill. Much to my dismay, a quick perusal revealed disclaiming language referring to the contents as “…the artists, entertainers […]

T-shirts and coffee mugs

Anyone want Lacuna t-shirts/sweatshirts/coffee mugs? I can make those available, if anyone is interested. To see what I mean, check out my other offerings for Masterworks, the Curriculum Liberation Front, and the Newnan Crossing 100 Book Club.

Fording a New Stream: To ape, he or she aped, I’m aping

I’ve found a new stream and invite any and all to play in it. Yesterday, I was remembering a conversation I had with a teacher a number of years ago and thinking about using it as the basis of a possible article or essay entitled something like Ideology, Theory, and Creative Intuition. Juicy title, eh? […]

Casting Director

Nothing else I’ve proposed has cost me my posting privileges. Let’s see if this idea will. Here is my proposal for this particular exchange: 1. Propose a casting choice. You may choose anyone you like to play any role you like. TV, film, and stage are all acceptable. Players may include folks in this group, […]

Monster Make-up blog

Max and Courtney are these two guys, see, and they got their hands on an old book, Dick Smith’s Do-It-Yourself Monster Make-Up, published in 1965, and they’re going through it and doing all the projects. It’s just too much fun! You can follow their efforts at I myself have them in my Sage RSS […]

Improv fun

The group Improv Everywhere does some entertaining stuff. Some of their “missions” make me uncomfortable, skirting arrest as they sometimes do. But this one, Suicide Jumper, has a lot to admire.

Strange things from the past

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Don’t dream it, be-e it…some short performances around the question of how to stage the Rocky Horror (Picture) Show

You can do the script (which I’ve never read) and let it inspire your decisions. But how can you be free from the film version? How could you be free from the film if you decided to do The Sound of Music? RHPS is an interesting case since the fans tend to know every frame […]

Our theme song

Craig Humphrey gifts us with the following: Lacuna Matata! What a wonderful ! Lacuna Matata! Ain’t no passingIt means for the rest of your days It’s our philosophy Lacuna Matata! Lacuna Matata? Yeah. It’s our ! What’s a ? Nothing. What’s with you? Those two words will solve all your .