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Theater as Life and as … Theater

Albee and the Idea of Michelle
Albee and the Idea of Michelle

People like theater that is safe, generally speaking – things that are easy, that are not too deeply troubling. In other words, people want to go to the theater and waste their time.

-Edward Albee, New York City, New York

Before we get started, let’s all say ‘Happy Birthday’ to Elvis Presley today [August 16th].

[NB., August 16th is the day Elvis died].

– Michelle Bachmann, Waterloo, Iowa