Check out Tara Tan’s blog. There’s a lovely mix of everything I enjoy about Tara’s unique taste and what’s happening in the arts scene here in Singapore. I got to know her while she was an arts reporter…and we met when she interviewed me for the ST 30 Under 30 that I shameless put in […]Read more "Good Read"
Like loons we travel underwater great distances, to surface next to each other. We burst up from water to air to drift beside the serrated horizon of firs. No matter where you are or who you’re near, we come up for air together. No matter my pace or distance, it’s you I surface to. -excerpted […]Read more "Gasping for air"
There’s a beautiful story of Baucis and Philemon in Metamorphoses, two elderly couples whose only request to the gods is for them to die at the same time. They’ve witness the power of the gods, who transformed a humble shack into a grandiose palace, yet they ask only for each other. I don’t mean to […]Read more "Let me die still loving and so never die"
The Pasadena Playhouse announced this past week that the final curtain will fall on Feb 7, 2010. It will cease operations with the closing of the currently running Camelot. The historic theatre represents 90 years of American Theater history and undoubtedly, its closing will be a big symbolic and physical loss to the artistic world […]Read more "A New Theatre for Singapore"
I love LA for its eclectic mix of randomness. Billy goats grazing in the middle of Downtown LA greeted me one Wednesday as I emerged from the Pershing Square Metro Station. How about a hipster karaoke competition at Royal-T, where the waitresses look as if they walked out of an anime novel? There was this […]Read more "I ❤ LA"