Category Archives: Entertainment

On Slowness – In Art, Pizza, Weather, and Literature

I’ve been thinking a lot about slowness. The heat wave that has enveloped New York probably has something to do with it. Everything and everyone is moving a bit more slowly and heavily through the thick air. But over the … Continue reading

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This American Life Comes to the Stage

How do you take a radio show – one filled with beloved storytellers and writers whose voices we know but whose faces we rarely see – and turn it into an exciting visual experience? Add aspects that you simply can’t … Continue reading

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Good Advice from Ira Glass

I came across the above video of This American Life‘s Ira Glass talking about what makes a good story. As I listened to him explain the common scenario where a budding report has “killer taste” but might be making work … Continue reading

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Masters of Modern Dance: Exclusive Discount Offer

FORA.tv has partnered with MacNeil/Lehrer Productions to present Masters of Modern Dance, a video series featuring in-depth interviews and rehearsal footage with five leading male choreographers: Mikhail Baryshnikov, Bill T. Jones, Trey McIntyre, Mark Morris, and Paul Taylor.  Each video … Continue reading

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MoMA’s PopRally and “Talk to Me” Exhibit

On Wednesday night, MoMA’s PopRally transformed the museum into an interactive video game party.  All games featured in the sold out event, called Arcade, were selected by Kill Screen and inspired by MoMA’s newest exhibit, Talk to Me: Design and … Continue reading

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