Posts Tagged ‘art’

“ART” Is Open and Going Great

Icon Written by Alex on November 29, 2011 – 11:59 am

The play I’m in, “ART,” by Yasmina Reza, opened on Friday, November 25. It was a fun, fantastic night, and even beter the second time me, James Coull, and Greg Wingard took the stage again on Sunday for the matinee at Central School here in Bisbee. On Saturday night, the second cast, Paul Bovee, Steve […]

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The creative class is a lie in Salon by Scott Timberg

Icon Written by Alex on October 5, 2011 – 8:46 pm

Scott Timberg is one of the most insightful people blogging and writing today. His articles consistently provide astute looks at how culture is evolving. This latest example from Salon is no exception. I continue to urge you to follow Scott on his blog, The Misread City. The creative class is a lie The dream of […]

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“Art Inspired By ‘Art'” Yasmina Reza play to be produced

Icon Written by Alex on September 28, 2011 – 2:18 pm

Through my production company, Last Minute Productions, we are producing and I am starring in a production of “Art,” the Tony-award winning play by Yasmina Reza. I’m really excited about this. The previous play through Last Minute Productions we did here in Bisbee was “True West” and that sold out and did very well. For […]

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Loving the supermarket

Icon Written by Alex on May 25, 2011 – 8:43 am

I love the supermarket. The overwhelming colors. The activity. The amazing food. Even the smallest supermarket has everything! Artichokes and eight kinds of apples and two kinds of pears and Otter Pops and spinach and … The Safeway in Bisbee is small, but it’s the only supermarket we’ve got. (Tombstone, up the road, doesn’t even have a supermarket.) I was feeling a little down a few days ago and I went to the supermarket for a freshly baked baguette and salad to make dinner. When I was there I appreciated how great the place was and transferred that thinking to my life and listed the colorful, unique, interesting things I had been through in the last week alone. It enabled me to get out of my own head and release myself from a torpor of pointless ennui and focus on good things …

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Art from Uganda Trip

Icon Written by Alex on January 10, 2009 – 10:22 am

When I went to Uganda to do research on clinical trials for the book, of course I took pictures. They included the typical shots on safari of elephants, hippos, and birds. I took pics of warthogs kneeling right outside the door of my bungalow at the Mweya Lodge in Queen Elizabeth State Park. I also […]

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