Posts Tagged ‘American Utopias’

ToDo ToDay: Documerica! Mexican Passover! Mike Daisey!

It’s appropriate that the federal sequester hit just a week before the opening of the exhibit "Searching for the Seventies: The Documerica Photography Project," the fruits of a five-year-long, taxpayer-funded project in which 70 photographers produced 22,000 images of—well, that’s a little vague. Environmental problems are a recurring theme in the exhibit, from belching smokestacks [...]

Mania for Mike Daisey Continues Apace

After monologuist Mike Daisey finishes his encore run of The Agony and Ecstasy of Steve Jobs this summer at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, he won't stay away for long. The troupe announced last night that a new Daisey monologue, American Utopias, will have its premiere there next March. Where Daisey's Apple meditation, already a hit in D.C., [...]