Music

Mad for Zou Bisou Bisou

If you watched last Sunday’s season premier of Mad Men you may have found yourself singing this tune all week. Apparently this song is part of a 1960s French movement called Yé Yé Pop. FlavorWire has a great article on the movement. Zu bisou bisou was originally sung by 16-year-old Gillian Hills in 1961 (below). […]

New Renzo Piano Wing Illuminates Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

New Renzo Piano Wing Illuminates Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

The Isabella Steward Gardner Museum officially reopened this past thursday, January 19 and I was lucky enough to be one of the first visitors. I must admit a strong bias in favor of all things Renzo Piano. T and I have travelled from Dallas to Basel  to view examples of his work… and yes, I […]

“Sleep No More” comes to NYC

“Sleep No More” comes to NYC

One of the best theatrical experiences I have ever had is coming to New York City in March. The British theatre group, Punchdrunk, is bringing it’s production of Sleep No More to Chelsea. I had the luck to see the production with the American Repertory Theater in Brookline, MA last winter and will surely be heading […]