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Calendar, Night&Day War: What Is It Good For?

War: What Is It Good For?

Nine years ago, the U.S. invaded Afghanistan to bring down the Taliban and seek the terrorists behind the 9/11 attacks. Our troops are still there, yet terrorists remain at large, the Taliban is making a comeback (to say the least),…
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Calendar, Night&Day Scary Movie

Scary Movie

Daniel Ellsberg totally spoiled it for all future government whistleblowers. Our guess is that these days, once your security clearance goes past a certain threat level, you’re also implanted, deep in the neck, with something that can be exploded, and…
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Calendar, Night&Day <i>The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers</i>

The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers

Daniel Ellsberg was an ex-Marine, trusted analyst, and Cold Warrior under Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara, who, “from the entrails of a bureaucratic war machine”—per a latter-day peacenik cohort—converted to antiwar dove. Leaking 7,000 Xeroxed pages of the Pentagon…
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Calendar, Urban Experience Stop Making Sense

Stop Making Sense

THURS-MON 12/30-1/3 What would happen if someone -- say, actor Jake Gyllenhall -- shot a bullet into a rip in the space-time continuum and it appeared 28 days prior, killing him before he took the shot? Sub in a jet…
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Film, The Wrong Side

The Wrong Side

At the 1975 Academy Awards, an anti-war film won for Best Documentary Feature. The war was Vietnam, and the film was Hearts & Minds, an evenhanded, matter-of-fact portrait of devastation now considered a classic of the genre. When the award…
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Culture, Stage

Dooley & A Taste of Heaven

Alan Quismorio directs two one-acts at the New Conservatory that examine cautious gay desire in two separate phases of American history. Dooley is Harry Cronin's gemlike play about the once-famous naval officer Dr. Thomas Dooley, who all but sold the…
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