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  • Theater – Macbeth

    I like to think of myself as a Shakespeare aficionado, but even having had season tickets to the Shakespeare Theatre, and going to Shakespearean performances at other places, it’s kind of amazing the number of shows that I have neither read nor seen performed.  And not just the obscure titles, but I didn’t see Hamlet […]

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  • Restaurant – Aldeerah

    I like to think that I’m an adventurous eater.  But really, it’s not quite true.  There are a few certain vegetables that I don’t like to eat, and those veggies tend to show up again and again on menus.  Even American restaurants I will have problems with if there are too many mushrooms, tomatoes, cucumber, […]

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  • Theater – The Hard Problem

    Back in mid-January the Boy sent me a message on facebook with a review of “The Hard Problem”, a link without context.  Not a particularly glowing review, but reading the summary of the play, I immediately messaged back “Yes please”.  His reply to that?  “Yeah that’s what I thought”. So what’s the story that immediately […]

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  • Theater – King Charles III

    I have always been an Anglophile, and from my mother, part of that was a fascination with the British Royals.  We watched Diana’s funeral (I fell asleep) and William and Kate’s wedding (I took the day off work and barely slept the night before).  Meeting and dating an Englishman of my very own feels like […]