To promote three of Shakespeare's plays, the students at Pratt Institute have designed these cool statistical representations of each play: Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, and A Midsummer Night's Dream. Mathematics and language arts belong together, as it turns out. The posters (12x18) are available for sale through Nicholas Weltyk

Published in Best of the Web

These reinvented traveling caravans from Swiss design firm Bureau A are the answer to your un-stifled childhood whims of being a wandering gypsy and making your home on the road, perhaps decked out in gauzy skirts and gold bangles, à la Esmeralda.

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Happy Birthday, Irene Dunne!

dunne3Irene Dunne (December 20, 1898 – September 4, 1990) was an American actress and singer who starred in movies from the 1930s through the early 1950s. Dunne was nominated five times for the Academy Award for Best Actress, for her roles in Cimarron (1931), Theodora Goes Wild (1936), The Awful Truth (1937), Love Affair (1939) and I Remember Mama (1948). She was named to the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame in 1958.

Published in Today's Birthday

"A Study of Who" is a dance performance laced with sadness, lit with shadows and created by the State of Flux DanceFilm Company, in collaboration with poet Anna Mae Selby and studio Nocte. This moving piece of theatre and choreography is lit by a stage of thirty handmade tungsten lamps, which move with, and respond to the dancer. 

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"If you can channel the best part of you that is bigger than yourself where it’s not about your ego and not about getting ahead, then you can have fun and you aren’t jealous of others.  You see other people's talent as another branch of your own.  You can keep it rooted in joy...Life is long and there are plenty of opportunities to make mistakes.  The point of it all is to learn."

-Ethan Hawke

Published in Archived Interviews

"Creditors" award-winning actor, Tom Liam Benedict Burke, is taking American theatre-goers by storm. In a mere 90 minutes, this young artist managed to carve out a performance which will surely be remembered for years to come...

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New York, NY - The first few years after an artist finishes school are arguably the most special.

Published in Rising Star Interviews