Oh man do I wish I could see my former schoolmate, the brilliant performer and activist Brian Jones, reprise Howard Zinn's "Marx in Soho" tomorrow at Barnard. Tix here. God bless the magnificent Howard Zinn.
The only thing that could keep me away is seeing my husband and his colleagues from Sophia Rosoff's stable play the music of three modernist women classical composers at Weill Hall. Miriam Gideon, Louise Talma, and Vivian Fine deserve to be better known. Lets hope this show sets the record straight.
Lots of other things to see right now as we hit high season in New York City for both Seasonal Affective Disorder and art! The Wooster Group is doing Tennessee Williams' Vieux Carre. Everything the Woosters do is inspirational to me. So much craft, so much passion, so many big choices that make so much sense.
And I don't know if you can still get tickets, but don't miss the Merce Cunningham dancers as they blow through the Joyce on their final Legacy Tour. After this, there is no more...