Amalgamation of Life, Reviewer

All seven.

All seven and we'll watch them fall.. No, this isn't going to be about the song by Prince, may he rest in peace. This is going to be a post about the seven stories we all tell. The 7 story models are: Overcoming the Monster (think Frankenstein) Rags to Riches (think Cinderella) The Quest (think Man of La… Continue reading All seven.

Amalgamation of Life, Reviewer

Crossing mediums.

Should, and can, movie actors move to theater, or vice versa? Part two! I have a whole theory that the answer should be no, but every once in an actor I have to change my opinion. In this blog entry, I'll focus on a few examples of high quality actors that can traverse any medium… Continue reading Crossing mediums.

Amalgamation of Life, Reviewer

Crossing mediums.

Should, and can, movie actors move to theater, or vice versa? I have a whole theory that the answer should be no, but every once in an actor I have to change my opinion. In this blog entry, I'll focus on a few examples of high quality actors that can traverse any medium successfully: In… Continue reading Crossing mediums.

Amalgamation of Life, Reviewer

Movies, why?

You might be asking yourself "why does she write so often about movies?" That's not the reason why she created this blog. To me, there are few differences-- "...In film, you are acting in front of a camera, and you need to speak in a normal voice. And onstage, you are in a sort of… Continue reading Movies, why?

Amalgamation of Life, Graduate Student, Reviewer

What would I do on house arrest?

I don't know if I've ever told you guys, but I'm kind of a giant nerd. I love movies, theater, comics, and fantasy. What better way to get my kicks in than with the Marvel universe? Excluding it's recent venture into getting Spiderman on Broadway--seriously, who thought that was a good idea? Even this nerd… Continue reading What would I do on house arrest?