A “Lesson” Learned the Hard Way at Yellow Barn

By Daniel Skora For sixty continuous years, Eugene Ionesco’s “The Lesson” (La Leçon) has been playing to sold out audiences at the Theatre de la Huchette in Paris’ Left Bank. But there’s no reason to learn French or spend money on an expensive trip to France to be able to enjoy one of the finest … More A “Lesson” Learned the Hard Way at Yellow Barn

Friendly Skies Even Friendlier Over Northville

By Daniel Skora It’s not often you find a man who can have his cake and eat it too. Bernard is an affluent architect living in Paris. He’s got a fabulous apartment and contact with an insider at the International Airport. The apartment has provided him with a comfortable and stylish lifestyle. The insider has … More Friendly Skies Even Friendlier Over Northville

“Johnny Manhattan’s” Lives Again at Meadow Brook

By Daniel Skora You just know that when the stage lights are glistening  in early September, there has to be something special going on at Meadow Brook Theatre. Meadow Brook is currently presenting “Johnny Manhattan”, a new musical by Robert Lorick (book and lyrics) and Dan Goggin (music). The show is not only a World … More “Johnny Manhattan’s” Lives Again at Meadow Brook

Love, Loss, and Longing at The Open Book

By Daniel Skora The organismal state, characterized by a capacity for metabolism, growth, reaction to stimuli, and reproduction, when exposed to substantive verities which are both unpleasant and repellant in their realization, create in their manifestation cognitive susceptibilities which serve to undermine feelings of euphoria in their host. Put more simply, life sucks. The above … More Love, Loss, and Longing at The Open Book

“Trailer Park” Provides Fun and Laughter at The Dio

By Daniel Skora The trailer park has become an American institution. It’s the place where mobile homes go to live out their lives after serving time on the road. Trailer parking presents a rather unique way of living. Your neighbors are often so close that it seems like you’re all living in the same home. … More “Trailer Park” Provides Fun and Laughter at The Dio