“Sex with Strangers” at Detroit Public Theatre

By Daniel Skora Now that we’ve got everyone’s attention! Actually, as salacious as the title of Laura Eason’s play might sound, “Sex with Strangers” is more about publishing in the digital age than it is about wanton expressions of love. Any romantic encounters that take place on the Detroit Public Theatre stage between the play’s … More “Sex with Strangers” at Detroit Public Theatre

“Matilda” Makes Music at the Fisher

By Daniel Skora Roald Dahl consistently ranks among the most popular of children’s authors. His numerous books for the younger set (he was also a novelist, short story writer, poet and screen writer) include “James and the Giant Peach”, “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” (renamed “Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” when it was made … More “Matilda” Makes Music at the Fisher

Love Trio, Vonnegut Style, at Open Book

By Daniel Skora They were the authors whose books came to define the ideals of a generation. Hermann Hesse’s “Steppenwolf”. Carlos Castaneda’s “The Teachings of Don Juan”. Robert Pirsig’s “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance”. Richard Brautigan’s “Trout Fishing in America”. But as widely read as these authors were on college campuses of the … More Love Trio, Vonnegut Style, at Open Book