Tag: arena stage


Nina Simone and Three Angry Birds

That of course, was not the title of the stage play I saw at Arena Stage but it is what came to mind last night. Arena Stage was home to a passionate play featuring the thoughts and fears of women of Birmingham, Alabama minutes after the 16th Street church bombing in 1963.  It has nothing […]


Hoi Polloi And The Performing Arts

In 1935, the Three Stooges had a short film called “Hoi Polloi” ( ordinary people) where two men made a bet they could improve a common person and make him a member of high society.  I’m a lot like that. The Three Stooges episode 10 (Hoi Polloi) 1935… by ericjej Here’s what I have found.  The Arts […]