The 4th Annual Drums Inside Your Chest: the beating heart of spoken words

For those of you who still think of poetry as the bastion of  beatniks in berets intoning mind-numbing rants to finger-snapping aficionados, The 4th Annual Drums Inside Your Chest will change your mind forever.  The poems voiced by the featured wordsmiths are vigorous, dynamic, exciting, funny, and as vital as the blood pumping through your…

Big Top to No Top: the Circuses come to town

If your Inner Mini-Me has been throwing tantrums lately, the surefire cure is a trip to the circus.   Happily, July has a clutch of cirques to soothe your cranky psyche. Like your circus with a soupcon of sexy?  You’ll definitely want to check out Aurelian Roulin‘s BEYOND at El Portal Theater in NoHo.  The Del’…