dramaturgy: ([DW/T] Ten/Rose :D)
I'm sure people who follow me on multiple sites are sick of seeing this, but OMG THE JUJAMCYN THEATERS PEOPLE E-MAILED ME FOR AN INTERVIEW. I could be a theater operations intern with one of the three major producing organizations in the city. It's not artistic but I DON'T CARE. I love doing anything having to do with theatre. I am excited. Cross your fingers.

Also, OMG CASTLE. ALL MY CREYS.
dramaturgy: ([Glee] Fuck yeah!)
So my mom ad I are watching Patrick Stewart in Macbeth on PBS, and my mom is getting frisky.

[23:21] tooth_fairy2003: He looks remarkabley buff in that shirt, for a man his age. What is his age? Is he married?
[23:21] Liz: Acting is surprisingly physical.
[23:22] Liz: And he's 70. XD
[23:22] tooth_fairy2003: My, my...
[23:22] tooth_fairy2003: I could use a sugar daddy
[23:22] Liz: LOL
[23:23] Liz: MY daddy might have something to say about that.
[23:23] Liz: I, however, am fair game.
[23:23] tooth_fairy2003: He's pretty buff himself
[23:23] Liz: I'll take your word for it.
[23:24] tooth_fairy2003: I used to watch you on Star Trek when I was a little girl is a great pick up line
dramaturgy: ([ASOIAF] Lannisters.)
http://www.hbo.com/video/video.html/?autoplay=true&vid=1118917&filter=game-of-thrones&view=null

AHHH SERIOUSLY WHY IS IT NOT 2011 YET.

That video looks amazing I WANT IT NOW. (DID YOU SEE MY HARRY LLOYD AS VISERYS? My one regret is that he will not be around for long, but alas. I will take what I can get.)
dramaturgy: ([AI] St. Jimmy.)
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I don't actually have a smart answer for this one. I just wanted the stupidity to spread.

!

Aug. 11th, 2010 03:54 am
dramaturgy: ([ASOIAF] They see me R'hollin'.)
OMG Joe Dempsie is going to be playing Gendry in ASOIAF.

The internet is over, everyone, we can go home now. XD!
dramaturgy: ([Celebs] Misha makes kittens!)
Excitement!

Awhile ago, there was a "send the book to a friend" giveaway for His Majesty's Dragon, which I participated in. YAY right? I figured worse case scenario is that my mom gets a free copy of the book (would have sent it to [livejournal.com profile] thinkatory but she'd already borrowed my copy of the first book) but there was a better case scenario! Apparently there was a chance to win a copy of the ~new book, Tongues of Serpents all autographed by Naomi Novik and everything. Which I guess I did, because I got a copy in the mail and everything.

So I get to read it now. \o/ I don't feel like such a loser now.

ETA: Ha. If you look at my bookshelf you can always tell at what point I got into the series, because while I'm catching up I buy paperbacks and the new books are hardcover because I can't wait to read them. XD
dramaturgy: ([Misc] N2N)
HOLY SHIT ON A STICK.

http://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Married_Couple_Mazzie_Danieley_Take_Over_in_NEXT_TO_NORMAL_719_20010101

I JUST SCREAMED SO LOUD MY BROTHER ACTUALLY ROUSED HIMSELF FROM HIS BED TO ASK ME IF I WAS OKAY.

I AM BETTER THAN OKAY I AM AWESOME.

DEAR MS. MAZZIE AND MR. DANIELEY, PLEASE BE THERE WHEN I COME BACK IN THE FALL.
dramaturgy: ([Celebs] Michael Urie is sleepys.)
Interesting things. First there was an interview with Phoebe Strole (♥) about... well, things in general, but about her experience with Adam Rapp's new play The Metal Children which I kind of wish I'd jumped at seeing before I left New York. It's a good interview, but it linked to something I liked even more: an essay by Adam Rapp about his experience with censorship of his works and how that became The Metal Children:
In the spring of 2005, I received a call from Bruce Weber of The New York Times telling me he was about to travel to Reading, Pennsylvania, where my young adult novel The Buffalo Tree had caused a bit of a stir. The novel, published by Front Street Books in 1997, was a part of the English curriculum at Muhlenberg High School, and a young woman, purportedly “puppeteered” by a local Christian group, quoted passages from the novel containing sexual content and foul language in front of the local school board. The book was immediately pulled off of shelves, wrested from student hands, and all copies were banished to a large vault.

Mr. Weber told me there was going to be a town meeting to discuss the improper procedure implemented in “banning” the book. He said that the major players on both sides would be present, and he asked me if I was going to attend. This was certainly a shock to me. I couldn’t go. I was in Chicago and about to start tech rehearsals for the world premiere of my play Red Light Winter at Steppenwolf. We’d only had three and a half weeks of rehearsal, and I was directing. This isn’t much time to get things up to speed, and I told Mr. Weber as much. He called me from the meeting and put one of the students on the phone with me. She had apparently stood up in front of her community and offered her copy, which she owned, to the library so that other kids could continue reading the book. She was extremely excited to talk to me, and I was moved to tears...

One brave student approached a lectern, which was placed in the enter [sic] aisle of the church, and confronted the head of the school board, asking him why he felt he could make decisions about what kids were capable of processing with regard to sex and violence when he’d never even spoken to one single student and had little or no presence in the high school. About a hundred students stood up and cheered, and the hair on the back of my neck stood up. A standing ovation at the curtain call doesn’t even come close to what I felt in that moment.

It's an awesome essay, talking about how works have a life of their own after the author puts forth a finished product (I kind of get it -- I raise my eyebrows at how many reviews one of my stupid little Harry Potter fics has gotten in the last six months when I wrote it six years ago, and why people keep favoriting my only Firefly fic1) and I love how this is a topic that is clearly close to his heart and experience -- I think that is what the best art is made of.


1 Not to compare my own fanworks to Adam Rapp's brilliance, of course.
dramaturgy: ([Celebs] Ronson.)
My mother just sat here hitting her knee until she found the reflex spot and she said, "There it is!"

I looked at her and said, "What the hell are you doing?"

"Looking for the reflex spot!"

"Why?"

"I don't know."

And then I died laughing and mocked her with, "Hello? Is anyone in there?" I just wish my dad were in here instead of outside weedwhacking.
dramaturgy: ([Celebs] *fistpump!*)
Damn, what a week.

Tuesday, V took me down to the dealership in West Islip where I looked at a cute little Neon. I liked it, we haggled (well, V haggled for me, I'm just not that awesome) and I was supposed to have a test drive today, but when we got down there, he wasn't in because of the snow. I was a little bummed because there wasn't a call or anything to reschedule, so now I have to call first thing tomorrow.

Wednesday I went and saw Fuerza Bruta for class, and I hope to be able to put my thoughts about it on paper for class. It was... pure, amazing, beautiful spectacle. It was an environmental piece, so there were no seats. We moved around in the space as set pieces moved around us, there was dance, they came into the audience, we got wet, there was no plot, IT WAS AMAZING. Though the New York incarnation is not exactly like this, it's a pretty good montage of what was going on:



It was amazing. If it weren't seventy bucks a head (our class had a group deal for $35) then I would go back in a heartbeat.

Thursday I woke up and had the beginnings of a cold -- I still have it, but you know how it just hits you on that first day and you don't even want to move? Yeah. I didn't go to class and I called in to work and stayed here in the apartment. I got up this morning and figured I may as well go in whether there were classes or not because of the snow (there weren't), and so I worked a few hours to keep myself on track.
dramaturgy: ([BS] Dance.)
The REAL, LIVE version of XKCD's "boom de yadda" comic, which I have watched about five times and fall more and more in love with each time.

dramaturgy: ([Celebs] DT is smiling.)
http://offbroadway.com/node/819#

BEN WHISHAW. HUGH DANCY.
HUGH DANCY. BEN WHISHAW.

<3333333333333333333333
dramaturgy: ([SPN] Chillin'.)
My sister and I just had the most interesting text message exchange.

Her: I know I'm not supposed to talk about it... but I know about fight club.
Me: I just lost the game. Thanks, asshole.
Her: Now I just lost the game!
Me: Consider it punishment for talking about fight club.
Her: Okay



SERIOUSLY. DID SHE GIVE ME THE F_W OKAY?
dramaturgy: ([Glee] Don't Stop Believing.)
Something that makes me happy:



Aside from being at home, there isn't much. There are things going on, I mean, but I'm very mellow and lazy right now.

Also the w key on my keyboard doesn't want to work.

My brother's been watching Supernatural and I'd guess he's about halfway through the second season. My mom needs to start with season three which means Magnificent Seven, The Kids Are All Right and so on and so forth. AND THEN FOURTH SEASON. Bwahahaha. >_>
dramaturgy: ([HP] Rise above our anguish.)
So since everyone in this program is being a dick today (myself included; having been awake for about twenty-seven hours my tolerance level for bullshit is non-existent), I have immersed myself in the wank that I linked earlier.

Oh my god. This is so much more epic than I could have ever hoped. It's like the Wank Fairy and Santa got together and said LET'S MAKE THIS HAPPEN. And it could not have happened at a better time.

Yes, I love to look at the misfortune of others that they brought on themselves, and this may come back to bite me in the ass some day, but at least I don't con people out of money.

I have about an hour and a half until my evaluation. I'm kind of nervous, despite the fact that Stephie called it painless.
dramaturgy: ([Buffy] I'll Never Tell.)

With the Liz out, it's less dangerous,
Here we are now, entertain us.

Which song was this lyric from?

Get your own lyrics:


ETA: Okay, even better.

My Liz brings all the boys to the yard
and they're like
it's better than yours.

Which song was this lyric from?

Get your own lyrics:
dramaturgy: ([Celebs] Misha makes kittens!)
Minions did it! We got as high as fourth in Twitter's trending topics with #mishasminions. So in honor of the commandant's birthday, I have compiled a picspam of The Man, The Men, and the Angel. The pictures either came from misha-collins.net or [livejournal.com profile] shea, who has amazing logoless caps of some SPN eps. They all belong to their respective owners and Misha still belongs to himself. Can't have it all, I guess.



I'm the one who gripped you tight and raised you from perdition. *LOVE* )
dramaturgy: ([QC] *thumbsup!*)
Why I love [livejournal.com profile] sleepyjeans:

[12:46] [livejournal.com profile] sleepyjeans: everyone in my office is watching the MJ memorial
[12:46] [livejournal.com profile] dramaturgy: Boy oh boy.
[12:46] [livejournal.com profile] sleepyjeans: Oi
[12:47] [livejournal.com profile] sleepyjeans: srsly
[12:47] [livejournal.com profile] dramaturgy: The king is dead, long live the king.
[12:47] [livejournal.com profile] sleepyjeans: I secretly hope pedobear shows up
[12:47] [livejournal.com profile] dramaturgy: HAHAHA

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