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Photography Quote of the Week - George Bernard Shaw

“A photographer is like a cod, which produces a million eggs in order that one may reach maturity.”
George Bernard Shaw


A play-goer's notes for the Shaw Festival 2014

I spent Labor Day weekend at the annual Shaw Festival at Niagara-on-the-Lake, just across the Canadian border in Ontario, with members of a play-reading group organized by my friend Walter Uhrman.   1,491 more words

The Passing Scene

Films About Women 15

1 My Fair Lady
My Fair Lady, the musical based on Pygmalion, stars Audrey Hepburn in a role originally written for Julie Andrews. At the time, it was common to cast actors and actresses and later dub their voices with singers, or rather more specifically, Marni Nixon. 801 more words

Smoke House Deli - “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” Virginia Woolf

I like making lists, helps me get a clear vision of what I want and makes it easier to achieve it. So there is a “Restaurant to try” list.   733 more words


Am I Reasonable or Unreasonable?

One of the things that impresses me about anthroposophy is the effect it can have on certain people when they seek to apply it in practical activities. 646 more words

Pygmalion - by George Bernard Shaw

Shaw wrote the part of Eliza Doolittle – an east-end dona with an apron and three orange and red ostrich feathers – for Mrs Patrick Campbell, with whom he had a passionate but unconsummated affair. 89 more words