DM: All right.
ME: Very excited.
DM: I’m sure you are, but.
DM: Don’t make Continue reading I Interviewed David Mamet
This was backstage at The Rep. We held for a few minutes, and I got antsy.
(This will only be funny to the men who have played “Thomas” in ‘Venus in Fur’ by David Ives. And maybe not even them.)
This is an improvisation. David Ives did not write this, nor should he be associated with this (unless he wants to be.)
Me: Jay, I want to thank you so much for coming to meet me.
JZ: No problem.
Me: I hope this doesn’t put you out of your comfort zone.
JZ: A Bakery?
Me: Do you go to a lot of bakeries.
Me: What do you normally eat Continue reading I interviewed Jay-Z!
Venus in Fur by David Ives
Directed by: Joseph Ritsch
Starring: Katherine Tkel (Vanda), Me (Thomas)
Like most of our parents, he grew up in a time when ‘choice’ was a luxury. Having to pack his bags and leave Hungary as a nine year old kid — travel at the dead of night through forest and hill to get to Austria — didn’t exactly give him the ‘I can be anything’ feeling Continue reading Ben&Lucille: Capital Fringe Festival 2014