christopher c. guider
V.23 No.15 | 4/10/2014
Photos by Russell Maynor
Art Theater Preview
Sometimes Poison Is the Only Cure
Gibraltar stages edgy relationship at the heart of Joyce’s UlyssesGibraltar follows Molly and Leopold Bloom over the course of a single day in Dublin. With their marriage on the rocks, Leopold is willing to try anything to rekindle the passion, even allow Molly to hook up with her overbearing concert manager Hugh “Blazes” Boylan.
V.23 No.12 | 3/20/2014
Photos by Alan Mitchell Photography
A Terrible State of Chaos
Laughter lands admidst tragedy at the Southwest Irish Theater FestivalIn Juno and the Paycock, great storytelling, social commentary and lyrical language elevate a seriocomic classic of Irish theater.
V.23 No.5 | 1/30/2014
The Malvinas Strike Back
Just pages into Argentinian author Carlos Gamerro’s sprawling, genre-bending novel The Islands, we meet one of the most chilling and repulsive characters in contemporary literature.