The Electrification of Mankind

”The next step may be the electrification of all mankind by the representation of a play that may be neither tragedy, comedy, farce, opera, pantomime,melodrama or spectacle, as we now comprehend these terms, but which may retain some portion¬†of the idiosyncratic excellence of each, while it introduces a new class of excellence as yet unnamed […]

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Spirits of the Dead

The Horror…The Sacrifice…The Emptiness… Each time I see or hear about the tragic death of a young talented musician, actor, performer or artist, it reminds me of Toby Dammit, the cinematographic liberal adaptation by Fellini of a short story by American author Edgar A. Poe, first published in 1841,¬†”Never Bet The Devil your Head–A Tale […]

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