Gone Greek: Lysistrata

Ancient Greek comedies are not performed too often these days. It isn’t for lack of quality; the survivors are packed with absurdist plots, madcap banter and more dick jokes than a whole season of Family Guy. But if good tragedy is universal, good comedy is specific. The political satire and pop culture references that were trending … More Gone Greek: Lysistrata

“Oh, please don’t go – we’ll eat you up – we love you so!”

“I believe there is no part of our lives, our adult as well as child life, when we’re not fantasizing, but we prefer to relegate fantasy to children, as though it were some tomfoolery only fit for the immature minds of the young. Children do live in fantasy and reality; they move back and forth … More “Oh, please don’t go – we’ll eat you up – we love you so!”