Inside the newly renovated Gran Teatro Alicia Alonzo.
I spent ten days in Havana, Cuba, from February 9, 2016 to February 19, 2016--roughly a month...
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I have just finished reading an advance copy of a remarkable debut novel called Guapa, by Saleem Haddad.
Until this month I had never been even a bit sick at any point in the 21st century. But weeks after my latest flu inoculation, on Friday, Jan. 4, my throat started feeling scratchy. Uh-oh!
To me, as a gay Jew at this difficult Christmas, thinking about Jean Valjean (and his creator Victor Hugo), even remembering crying my eyes out over him, are all very good. Because goodness is definitely its own reward, and we need to remember that.
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