Miscellany

Return to the Pantages…

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Last week, with Jekyll and Hyde in Toronto, Canada, I had the opportunity to play my old home of many years: the Pantages Theatre – now known as the “Ed Mirvish” Theatre. From 1989 to 1999 the Pantages was home to the most successful show in Canadian theatre history, LivEnt’s production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s […]

Graflex for Jedi’s…

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This is my Graflex “Speed Graphic” camera, ca. 1947. This is the original base of the flash unit that attaches to the side of the camera. …And this is Anakin Skywalker’s lightsaber, given by Obi-Wan Kenobi to Luke Skywalker in George Lucas’ masterpiece “Star Wars”. With a few modifications (lengths of windshield-wiper rubber for the […]