All Spirits Melted into Air

People outside the theatre/movie/TV world generally think that stories told in any of those media are equivalent and could just as easily be transmitted through the other two channels. It’s a bit like seeing a person in various places dressed differently – it’s still the same guy underneath. Story, however, […] Continue reading »

Luck vs. Skill, Part 2

“Fortune brings in some boats that are not steer’d.”         – Shakespeare, Cymbeline Whatever we achieve in life – or attempt and fall short – comes about through some combination of skill and luck. In my last post the veteran set designer Tom Lynch spoke about his experience with those two […] Continue reading »