nyc fringe festival
Our selective memory of the poet’s tragic past becomes more apparent in two Fringe plays this year.
5. Maurice Sendak: A Celebration of the Artist and His Work at the Museum of American Illustration. Originally produced by
Shakespeare's plays are frequently staged in contemporary dress to make them accessible to modern audiences. Pulp Shakespeare keeps period garb and enlists his distinct style of language to cleverly restage Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction.
Jessica Sherr has been playing the raven-haired 1940s cinema icon Bette Davis for two years. Sherr sat down with me to discuss how an off-hand comment about her bright green eyes sparked a burgeoning career.