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Andrew Wyeth at 100 | Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold | Scene4 Magazine | September 2017 |

Andrew Wyeth
at 100

The Farnsworth Celebrates

Carla Maria

Three Kinds of Tension

Baby Driver,
Beatriz at Dinner,
It Comes at Night

A story that is 100-percent preposterous but smashingly entertaining for viewers in the right mood.

Miles David Moore

"Baby Driver" | reviewed by Miles David Moore | Scene4 Magazine | September 2017 |
San Francisco Opera's Summer of Passion | Renate Stendhal | Scene4 Magazine | September 2017 |

San Francisco Opera’s
Summer of Passions

Don Giovanni,
La Bohème

Renate Stendhal

Scene4 Magazine inView -

Michael Bettencourt-Scene4 Magazine | www.scene4.comThey elect Donald Trump to un-niggerize them because Trump promised to
return to them the right to feel superior and entitled.

Michael Bettencourt

Arthur Meiselman-Scene4 Magazine | www.scene4.comI fell in love with Flamenco, I fell in love with Lorca, I eventually came to
understand what the Spaniards revered in the ancient ritual of corrida de toros .
Arthur Meiselman

In Harm’s Way
Claudine Jones-Scene4 Magazine | www.scene4.comYou've got to take care of yourself; I can't tell you how important you are
to me & that guy cannot win. He cannot have you, he cannot have me.

Claudine Jones

What I Learned Playing Prospero
Nathan Thomas-Scene4 Magazine |
Some nights if they wanted to clap, I shut them down pretty quickly.
Some nights I let them go.  I still don’t know which was best.?
Nathan Thomas

Patrick Walsh-Scene4 Magazine |
I prefer Groucho Marx to Karl Marx; I’ve got nothing against Karl–and he
has the best epitaph of anyone–but Groucho was a heck of a lot funnier.
Patrick Walsh

Glen Campbell
Les Marcottt-Scene4 Magazine |
In his last years, he became the public face of Alzheimer's. But in
the end, I would like to memorialize his great talent.
Les Marcott

Sylvia Plath

Reading the dashes & dabs
 of her short life

Karren LaLonde Alenier

Scene4 Magazine inSight -

The Steiny Road To Operadom | Karren LaLonde Alenier | Scene4 Magazine |
Cartoon: Old Fart Village | Elliot Feldman | Scene4 Magazine-September 2017 |

Old Fart Village

Another remake of
Rear Window.

Elliot Feldman

Arts of Thailand

Sukit Sukrakan

A very delicate concept that inspired my work.

Janine Yasovant
คลิกเพื่ออ่านบทความนี้ เป็นภาษาไทย

Arts of Thailand-Sukrit Sukrakan | Scene4 Magazine - September 2017 |

Scene4 Magazine Perspectives -

Gibraltar of the West | The Photography of Jon Rendell | Scene4 Magazine - September 2017 |

Gibraltar of the West

The Civil War-era fortress tucked beneath Golden Gate Bridge.

The Photography of
Jon Rendell

painting and poetry
Field of Flowers/Night Sky | David Wiley | Scene4 Magazine - September 2017 |

Field of Flowers/
Night Sky
Four American Haikus

The Art of
David Wiley

George Stillman House | Lissa Tyler Renaud | Scene4 Magazine | September 2017 |
Shakespeare on the Rocks | Griselda Steiner | Scene4 Magazine-September |

The Eternal Voyage: 
Professor House Winters in Morocco
Lissa Tyler Renaud

Shakespeare On The Rocks
A two-character play takes place in 2012
in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

Griselda Steiner

Scene4 Magazine: Perspectives - Dialogue | Undress Me | Michael Bettencourt | August 2017 |

Undress Me  Michael Bettencourt
In a bar, Laura turns to Stefan and asks him to undress
her by word of mouth, in his best mother tongue.

Scene4 Magazine: Perspectives - Dialogue | The Greed Gene | Michael Bettencourt | August 2017 |

The Greed Gene  Michael Bettencourt
A young couple is told by their genetic counselor, the "genie of genes"
that their child has the greed gene, and there is nothing they can do.

Scene4 Magazine: Perspectives - Audio | Theatre Thoughts  | Michael Bettencourt  |


An astute and entertaining array of audio essays
 on an array of topics by an astute and
entertaining essayist.


reader columns 
& writers blogs

Letters to the Editor
Recent Letters

Long & short reviews of theatre, film and more

Que Pasa
Notices, announcements and coming attractions

Karren LaLonde Alenier
The Dresser addresses what’s underneath the art

Miles David Moore Thoughts and observations from, to, for or against

Arthur Meiselman

Les Marcott
Dr. Barnabus T. Bynum's
Travelling Minstrel Show



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