6 years ago | A Considerable Town
Nearly a thousand people gathered in Ventura County two weeks ago to watch a traveling minstrel show. No one onstage or in the gallery would have called it that. There was no blackface, no slapstick comedy set on an antebellum Southern plantation....
7 years ago | A Considerable Town
On a lit theater stage in Long Beach, Vince O'Connell cuts a dashing figure. He stands with his back to the audience in clothes that evoke Midtown Manhattan in the late Eisenhower period: slim-cut black suit, white shirt, narrow red tie. He is 18 ...