War Paint: The Musical

2017-05-14T23:29:50+00:00 Books, History, Music, Other, Style, Theater|

"It's one of the great fueds in American business...." - Richard Schlesinger Before the 1930's, the only women who wore makeup to decorate their faces were working in the spotlight or on the streets; then came Helena Rubenstein and Elizabeth Arden.  The triumphs of these two forward-thinking women have been captured in a new Broadway [...]

The Sound of Natural Silence

2017-11-26T09:33:02+00:00 Human Interest, Movies & TV, Other, Travel, Wellness|

When was the last time you were in a location with only natural sound? Never? Gordon Hempton's mission is simple in theory, to record the last remaining 'quiet places' of the world before they vanish.  Known as an acoustic ecologist, Hempton has traveled to untouched regions all over the globe, desperate to preserve the disappearing [...]