From the daily archives:

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Post image for Congo Project: The Play in Indo

(Photo by Kate Sutton-Johnson | A Market in Pointe Noire, Congo) We left Pointe Noire in heavy traffic, anxious to get beyond an imagined threshold where the choking smell of garbage, burning tires, and car exhaust would cease to exist.  Traveling with Alain, Jean Leopold, and Raoul (all three men, Bantu and physically disabled) and [...]


Post image for Teresa’s Weekly Update: Václav Havel Edition

Last week, we lost Czech playwright, poet and former President Václav Havel. I had the chance to meet Havel in 1994, when he received the Liberty Medal in Philadelphia. I was then managing director of the Wilma Theater, whose Czech born founders, Blanka and Jiri Zizka, organized a reception for him to meet the community. [...]