Posted on: April 26th, 2017 by No Comments

Virtues of Isolation

Is being alone (i.e. without your phone, social media, even real friends) a scary thing? Or is your relationship with yourself strong enough to make solitary down time a welcomed way […]

TIO NYC: “Vanity Fair,” Not Fair, Excellent

“Vanity Fair,” a major hit, just extended its run through May 14, 2017, at the Pearl Theatre. GO! Tickets here. The little man with a big ego and major complex seems […]

TIO NYC: Big Show, Big Painter

Turner’s “Modern and Ancient Ports” at The Frick through May 14. “The Great Comet” is now up at The Imperial Theatre. The two shows have little in common other than the […]

TIO NYC: Whitney + Guggenheim + Chelsea Lite

The 78th installment of the Whitney Biennial, the longest running survey of contemporary American art, features 63 artists at various ages and stages of life and work. The art happening is now through June […]

TIO NYC: Into the Woods, Two Plays

“The Emperor Jones” is now up (through April 23) at the Irish Repertory Theatre. Tickets here. The forest is one of these great, universal symbols, ever-present in myth, legend, literature, fine […]

TIO NYC: Que Seurat, Seurat+

“Sunday in the Park with George,” through April 23 at the Hudson Theatre. Seurat’s Circus Sideshow at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art through May 29. “The Theatre of Disappearance” occupies the Met’s roof […]

TIO Pensacola: A Marine Returns

An important (to me) part of our epic cross-country trip during this Spring’s off-season in Telluride was a three-night stay in Pensacola, Florida, home of Pensacola Naval Air Station. My […]

TIO NYC: Icons, O’Keeffe + Konitz

“Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern,” at the Brooklyn Museum through July 23. Go here to learn more about the jazz club, Mezzrow. As a pioneering modernist painter and feminist icon, the […]

Sleep: Crisis & Solutions

We’ve heard it time and again: sitting is the new smoking. But sitting too long is not the only everyday event that could shorten our lives: add sleep. Or the lack […]

Best Friend Handbook: Spring Cleaning

My friend Katherine Stuart writes a wonderful blog,”Best Friend Handbook,” everything from fashion and beauty tips to nutrition and recipes – including recipes for success. In one of her latest blogs, Katherine waxes […]