Ready Or Not, Here Comes Momma!

Today’s stage mothers exist in our collective conscious as the Kate Gosselin-haired tyrants of Toddlers & Tiaras and Dance Moms, but these backseat career drivers are amateurs compared to Momma Rose. Momma Rose, who will do anything to get her...
Q&A

David Drozen, Comedy Archivist

David Drozen wears a gold chain and speaks with the gruff directness of a showbiz veteran. He's the CEO of Uproar Entertainment and he’s been producing comedy albums since the late 1960s, for old-schoolers like Richard Pryor and Redd Foxx as well as...
The Week in Arts

Falling in love with a manicurist

Last weekend I spent two full days at Frye Art Museum. I was assisting a workshop on writing about art. The other teacher was a poet who works extensively with Visual Thinking Strategies, an educational tool to help people verbalize what they see in a...
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