One World Theatre is a performance group that puts on a regular season of plays in English and Nepalese in Kathmandu, Nepal. We came to Nepal because my friend Deborah Merola, founder of One World Theatre, is taking a production they did a year ago — The Diary of Anne Frank – from Nepal toContinue reading “Chekhov’s Three Sisters at One World Theatre in Kathmandu”
Monthly Archives: March 2018
What’s going on in Nepal?
Things shut down early in Kathmandu; this was a lone shop open at about 8 pm on Friday night. You can’t expect to go out and get dinner after a show. But you can buy newspapers at news-stands, some in English and some critical of the government. Nepal has a parliamentary system led by theContinue reading “What’s going on in Nepal?”
Does control work? And Nepal at last
This is a picture of the airport in Guangzhou, China, where we had a 4 hour layover between flights on China Southern to Kathmandu. Dark, cavernous, empty. Of course it was the middle of the night. And this is a picture of people trying to get a password to do their email with. Unlike inContinue reading “Does control work? And Nepal at last”
Does democracy work?
I took the train to Los Angeles along with a team of cheerleaders who were on their way to a national competition in Las Vegas. They were both boys and girls, but these girls sat at the table across from mine. I asked if I could take their picture. They asked, “Why?” I said, “SoContinue reading “Does democracy work?”