Andrew Russell

Hedda in motion

It never occurred to me before last night, why Henrik Ibsen set his play Hedda Gabler in autumn, rather than the dead of a northern winter or during its brilliant summer. Autumn is a restless, transitional season, especially in a [...]

2017-02-07T02:21:04-08:00June 27th, 2012|

Marya Sea Kaminski as Hedda Gabler

I'm sitting in a hotel room at 11 pm in Umeå (where Stieg Larson lived), northern Sweden. There is a huge birch tree outside the window and a red brick and slate steeple that dates from just the time of [...]

2018-02-14T16:50:41-08:00June 12th, 2012|

Whimmers keep on moving

Sumer is icumen in! Whimmers are scattering—traveling and dancing all over the world. SHANE OHMER is ranging farthest across the globe with Bad Boys of Dance. For CHALNESSA EAMES, a Carribean vacation with her husband Ash Modha will be followed [...]

2018-02-14T10:51:28-08:00June 4th, 2012|